Jean Giltner, 88, of Unionville, died Monday, March 12, 2012 at Superior Care Home in Paducah.
Mrs. Giltner was a member of Mt. Sterling Cumberland Presbyterian Church for 70 years. She retired from the Illinois General Assistance Office in Metropolis.
Survivors include one son, Gail Giltner and wife Mary of Paducah; two granddaughters, Jaime Nobis and husband Ryan of Leavenworth, Kan. and Christen Schell and husband Monty of Paducah; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Owen Giltner; her grandson, Jason Giltner; her parents, George and Artie Neftzger; four sisters; and two brothers.
Funeral service was held Thursday at Mt. Sterling Presbyterian Church in Unionville with Rev. David LaNeave officiating.
Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers were Greg Giltner, Joe House, Matthew Scott, Gary Angelly, Tim Angelly and David Koch.
Memorials may be made to Mt. Sterling Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1780 Mt. Sterling Rd., Brookport, IL 62910.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of arrangements.