- September 12, 1954 - April 5, 2013
- Massillon, Ohio
of Louann's Passing
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“Oh Mrs.Louann,I can remember when I lost my lil pup Beignet,You were the first to send me a note on MMC to let me know I wasn't alone an the pain...Read More »
1 of 30 | Posted by: Victoria Stallings-Picciola - NH
“I am beside myself to hear of the passing of Louann. She was an AMAZING lady!! I met Louann at MMC, and she made me feel at home right away. She...Read More »
2 of 30 | Posted by: Tamara Quinones - Lawnside, NJ
“She was one of the first people to welcome me to MMC. Our conversations were brief, but heartfelt. Like we had known each other for decades, rather...Read More »
3 of 30 | Posted by: David - Maple Grove , MN - friend
“My condolances go to the family of Louann, I worked with her brother Julius for may years.
4 of 30 | Posted by: Dude Nelson - Louisville, OH
“Jackie and family, please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Sincerely, Ron Forwalder
5 of 30 | Posted by: Ron Forwalder - Uniontown, OH
“Dearest Godmooma, I really do not know what to say. My dear sweet aunt is now with her Maker and reunited with so many loved ones who have gone...Read More »
6 of 30 | Posted by: Melissa - North Lawrence, OH
“Another MMC'er sending condolences to our special Christmas angel, LouAnn.
Rest peacefully lovely lady.
7 of 30 | Posted by: Courtney
“I am a member of the My Merry Christmas (MMC) forums as well , and even though we have never met face to face, I considered her considered her as a...Read More »
8 of 30 | Posted by: David Fitch (Xmastidings MMC) - MD
“I am a member of the My Merry Christmas forums, and I would just like to let you know that Louann was the friendliest person I have ever met. She...Read More »
9 of 30 | Posted by: Amy Purdy (MerryBells) - Pasadena, MD
“Louann, I thank you for your friendship over the years and will miss you dearly.
You will be remembered especially each time I see an animal up...Read More »
10 of 30 | Posted by: Shawna O'Malley - Friend
“Lou was one of the kindest, most gentle souls I have ever known. I feel a profound sense of loss, knowing I won't get to speak with her again. ...Read More »
11 of 30 | Posted by: Joe
“I'm also so very very sorry for your loss.
She has touched the hearts of many people all over the world. Like mine.
I will never forget her .
...Read More »
12 of 30 | Posted by: Sabine Odegaard-Zastawniak
“I am so very sorry to hear this news.. Like so many others we were friends on CT and shared a love of all animals and Christmas..Louann was a kind,...Read More »
13 of 30 | Posted by: Roberta Tasso - Freeport, IL
“I will miss seeing your posts my friend. You were always so kind and caring. You worried about everyone no matter how long you had known them and...Read More »
14 of 30 | Posted by: Mark Wade - Greenfield, IN
“I like many others, never met Louann face to face, she was the first to welcome me to MMC. Our beloved Christmas Community. You touched so many with...Read More »
15 of 30 | Posted by: Kizzy Edgson - friend
“I'm so very very sorry for your loss! Louann was such a wonderful, sweet, one of a kind person who was loved by all!!! We never saw one another face...Read More »
16 of 30 | Posted by: Jessica Cliett - winnsboro, LA
I cannot believe you are not with us. Even though we never met face to face, I always felt very close to you. We met on MMC nearly 4...Read More »
17 of 30 | Posted by: Sheila/Christmas-A-Holic - TX
“Rest in peace my friend, I'll miss your FB posts about God and polar bears and other animals. Even though we never met in person I know you were such...Read More »
18 of 30 | Posted by: Jeff Verner - Ames, IA
“I don't know what to say other than I will miss you terribly. You made my life a little brighter for the short time I knew you, and I'll always...Read More »
19 of 30 | Posted by: Ryan - Moore, OK - Friend
“I am shocked and saddened to learn of Louann's sudden passing. My condolences to her loved family and friends.
We shared many thoughts and feelings...Read More »
20 of 30 | Posted by: Nancy - Milwaukee, WI - friend
“God bless you, Louann, for the many hearts you have touched and the many friends you have made, even among those who never met you in person. You...Read More »
21 of 30 | Posted by: MerryCarey - Friend
“I'm so very sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts & prayers.
I met Louann through My Merry Christmas a few years back, and she has been...Read More »
22 of 30 | Posted by: Stacey Pitsch-Stumpf - Eau Claire, WI
“loanne. what can i say, we have loss a freind heaven has gained a angel
You were a very special person i in a million mmc will miss you i think 4...Read More »
23 of 30 | Posted by: michelle hanna - northern ireland, AL
“We have lost a Christmas friend, and Heaven has gained a Christmas Angel. You will be missed by everyone at MMC, Louann.
24 of 30 | Posted by: Cherylle/Seawaters - Willows, CA
“On behalf of our entire Christmas family at MyMerryChristmas.com, I extend our deep love and appreciate for Louann. She was a sterling member of our...Read More »
25 of 30 | Posted by: Jeff Westover - Richmond, UT
“Louann was one of most amazing people I have ever met...the amazing thing is...we never met....she is part of our Christmas family at MMC and just...Read More »
26 of 30 | Posted by: Tanja Sittel - Worms, Germany
“Louann always said we were peas in a pod - which is quite a statement regarding a person 3500 miles away that she'd never actually physically met!!!
...Read More »
27 of 30 | Posted by: Maureen Gilchrist
“I am so saddened by the passing of my friend, Louann. She was the most friendly, kind person I know. May she rest in peace.
28 of 30 | Posted by: Shannon Cobb - lancaster, SC
“Sending my love to Louann's family. I never met her, but she was a fellow Christmas lover and had the biggest heart. I am shocked to hear of her...Read More »
29 of 30 | Posted by: Michelle - Calgary, OH
“Oh Louann, we never met in person but you were a part of my life everyday. I cannot stop crying right now I am so shocked at your sudden leaving. I...Read More »
30 of 30 | Posted by: Ellen AKA Christmasstar
Paquelet Funeral Home
Louann Jeffries, 58 of Massillon, passed away unexpectedly Friday morning, April 5, 2013 at Affinity Medical Center. She was born on September 12, 1954 in Massillon to the late Andrew J. & Susan A. (Sargent) Vogt. A graduate of Rydell College, she worked as a self employed medical transcriptionist. Louann was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church and belonged to the Hallmark Christmas Ornament Exchange. She was a very talented writer. An avid reader, she was a fan of the Harry Potter series and collected Barbies. She had a great love for dogs, Polar Bears and all other animals. She is survived by her husband, Dane D. Jeffries, whom she married on April 23, 1994, two step-children, Dane W. Jeffries and Kristin Jeffries both of Massillon, a sister, Margaret (Wes) Wolfe of Akron, and her furry children , Clancy, Wishbone, Hermione, Smokey & Lilly. Close friends, Paul & Susan Huwig and two God-children, Melissa Chaney and Melanie Huwig. She was preceded in death by her first husband, David Rose and two brothers, Andrew T. Vogt and Julius A. Vogt. Friends may gather on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 from5:00PM - 7:00PM at the Paquelet & Arnold-Lynch Funeral Home with a memorial service following at 7:00PM, Fr. Edward Gretchko, officiating. Messages of condolence and support may be sent to the family at www.arnoldlynch.com Paquelet & Arnold-Lynch Funeral Home & Crematory 330-833-4839
1100 Wales Road NE Massillon, OH 44646
Tel. (330) 833-3222