Irma Jean Stephan, 78
Stephan passed away February 2, 2016 at Ohio Valley Manor in Ripley at the age of 78. She was born January 18, 1938 in Brown
County. The daughter of George and Gladys (Barber) Stephan, Irma was diagnosed with polio August 6, 1950. She was in Children’s
Conversant Hospital in Cincinnati. Irma worked for Osborne Kemper Thomas in Cincinnati for 21 yrs. She lived with her brother
David for 5 yrs and her caregiver Debbie Rothwell for 5 yrs. Her smile will be greatly missed by all that knew her. She was
preceded in death by her Parents and a sister-in-law Helen Stephan. She is survived by twin sister Norma ( Wilfred) Kelch,
sister Carolyn (Donald) Vance, brothers David and Richard (Linda Sue) Stephan, 3 nieces, 4 nephews, 7 great nieces, 7 great
nephews, 3 great great nieces and 2 great great nephews.
Funeral services were held Saturday February
6, 2016 at the Peace Lutheran Church in Amheim, Ohio. Visitation was held Friday night February 5, 2016 at the Church. Burial
was in the Church Cemetery.
The BEAM-FENDER FUNERAL HOME, Sardinia, served the family.