Jeanne E. Rock, 73, Schofield, passed away peacefully with family by her side on Monday, April 4, 2022 at the House of Dove in Marshfield, WI.
She was born on December 23, 1948 in Des Moines, Iowa, daughter of the late Walter and Lorraine (Fetters) Rock.
In her younger years, Jeanne was a stay at home mom, a job she truly loved. After her children were grown, she worked as a patient account representative at the Marshfield Clinic in Wausau for many years.
Jeanne was a member of a crocheting club, enjoyed swimming at the YMCA, liked to go bowling and was an active member of TOPS in Schofield, WI.
Some of her favorite pastimes included going to the movies every Tuesday if possible, playing the piano, singing in the choir, attending the local concerts in downtown Wausau, and playing card games with family and friends. She was also a member of the Downtown Mission Church .
Most importantly, she loved to spend time with her family, whether going to the movies or watching their sporting events. Jeanne was always her family’s number one fan in the stands.
Survivors include three children; Heather (Jerod) Schmidt, Granton, WI, Jeremy (Krissy) Shepherd, Wonder Lake, IL and Alison (Jeff) Shepherd, Wausau; as well as eleven grandchildren, Zackary, Rachel, Jakob, Austin, Jayden, Trenton, Jillian, Daniel, Josiah, Sophia and Lucas; and her ex-husband, Paul Shepherd, of Warrens, WI.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two siblings, Marilyn Thomas and Jim Rock.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, 2022 at the Peterson/Kraemer Funeral Home, 1302 Sixth Street, Wausau. Pastor Josh Holland will officiate. Visitation will be on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Private burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Wausau, WI.
Memorial donations may be directed to the Downtown Mission Church, 310 N. 4th Street, Wausau, WI 54403.
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