Jeannine Bishman Cheeseman

Jeannine Bishman Cheeseman, 77, of Marietta, passed away on Friday (April 19, 2013).

She was born in Marietta on Dec. 24, 1935, to the late Edwin F. and Elsie E. Bules Bishman.

Jeannine graduated from Marietta High School in 1953. She served as a switchboard operator for Bell Telephone Co. in Columbus and Marietta before becoming a homemaker. She loved to read, enjoyed playing cards and spending time with her grandchildren, family and many close friends.

Surviving Jeannine are her husband of 56 years, Lloyd Cheeseman Jr.; son, Darren M Cheeseman and Cathy of Lowell, Ohio; daughters Jana E. Keir and Darryl of Hampton, Ga., Michelle S. McMullen and Brian of Waxhow, N.C.; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and brother, Michael C. Bishman and Chris of Lowell.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Mark S. Cheeseman; and brother, Gary F. Bishman.

A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Eastlawn Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to the Strecker Cancer Center, Marietta, in memory of her eldest son, Mark.

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