Jean Stottlemyer, 88, of 521 Liberty St., Hagerstown, Md., died Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at her home.
Born Dec. 9, 1923, in Belfast, Northern Ireland, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Annie Brush Creighton.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Stottlemyer Sr., in 2002.
She was a seamstress and homemaker who cared for her family.
She is survived by three sons, Ralph Stottlemyer Jr. and his wife, Sharon, Doug Stottlemyer Sr. and his wife, Teresa, and Jerry Stottlemyer, all of Hagerstown; one brother, George Creighton of Belfast; three grandchildren, Douglas Stottlemyer Jr., Dustin Stottlemyer and Mindi Lynn Flook, all of Hagerstown; two great-grandchildren, Aspen and Riliegh, both of Hagerstown; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Sara Jane Creighton; and one brother, Andrew Creighton.
The family would like to thank the Meritus Medical Center staff on the fifth floor, Dr. Ernest Uzicanin, Dr. William Su, and Hospice of Washington County for all the loving care they gave to Jean.
A memorial service will be held Friday, Dec. 30, 2011, at 6 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Edward L. Poling will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
There will be no viewing.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.
Online condolences are accepted at www.minnichfh.com.