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“Linda, Dale,Mark and Family. I'm so sorry to hear of Jenny's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Tom ”
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“My sympathy in the death of Jenny. I enjoyed our time together when she was helping out in Scott County. I will pray for all of you in your grief...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: Donna Knapper - Donahue, IA

“I'm so sorry to hear of Jenny's passing and sickness, I just became aware that she was even ill in the past 3 days. The sorrow that will follow for...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Betty Williams - IA

Jennifer Murray DeWitt, 45, of Mediapolis, died at 7:57 AM Friday, January 25, 2013, at the Great River Hospice House in West Burlington. Born July 27, 1967, in Burlington, she was the daughter of Dale and Lynda Willson Murray. Jennifer was an accountant for Rheinschmidt Marble & Granite, Precision Resistive Products Inc, and ASCS Office. She graduated from West Burlington Arnold High School in 1985, and then from the one year secretary program at Southeastern Community College. She was a member of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). She enjoyed tending to her flowers and flowerbeds, and redecorating her house. She also enjoyed her boys' sporting events and was a fan of Michael Waltrip. Survivors include her parents, Dale and Lynda Murray of West Burlington; two sons, Brad DeWitt and Nick DeWitt, both of Mediapolis; one brother, Mark Murray of Coralville; her special friend, Steve Willis, and special daughter, Rachel Willis, both of Mediapolis. She was preceded in death by both her grandparents, one uncle, and two aunts. Visitation will be from noon until 7:00 PM with the family to receive friends from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM Monday, January 28, 2013, at Thielen Funeral Home. The funeral service for Jennifer DeWitt will be 10:30 AM Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) with Pastors D. Dean Benton and David Yonker officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Aspen Grove Cemetery. A time of food and fellowship will be at the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) fellowship hall following the service. Cremation will be entrusted to Thielen Crematory after the funeral service. In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established for the Great River Hospice House, Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, and to her sons' education. Thielen Funeral Home & Crematory is in care of the arrangements.

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