Jeannette L. (Shultz) Bracken

November 5, 1938 ~ August 11, 2020 (age 81)


Jeannette L. Bracken, 81, of Sayre, PA, passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at Sayre Health Care Center.

She was born on November 5, 1938 in Berwick, PA, the daughter of the late William C. and Ruth A. (Benscoter) Shultz.

Jeannette was a Volunteer at Robert Packer Hospital for over 25 years. She was an active member of the Women’s Society at the Sayre United Methodist Church and various other organizations within the church.

She was an avid bowler, bowling in the Thursday afternoon Women’s League. She enjoyed golfing.

She is predeceased her beloved husband of 63 years; Kenneth J. Bracken, brother; Donald R. Shultz, and sister; Eloise N. Whitmire.

Jeannette is survived by her children; Kevin Bracken of Sayre, PA, Kathy (John) Wimsatt of Athens, PA, and Jennifer (Scott) Will of Fairview, PA, grandchildren; Jason Coyle, Alyssa Wimsatt, Stephanie Will and Justin Will, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends and family may call on Saturday, August 15, 2020 from 1pm-2:30pm at the Lowery-Urban Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 225 South Main Street, Athens, PA. Graveside services will follow at 3pm at Tioga Point Cemetery, 803 North Main Street, Athens, PA with the Rev. Linda Rogers officiating.

Burial will follow the services in Tioga Point Cemetery, Athens, PA.

Memorial donations may be made in Jeannette’s memory to the Sayre Historical Society, 103 South Lehigh Avenue, Sayre, PA 18840.




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August 15, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Lowery - Urban Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
225 South Main St.
Athens, PA 18810

Graveside Service
August 15, 2020

3:00 PM
Tioga Point Cemetery
803 North Main Street
Athens, Pennsylvania 18810


Sayre Historical Society
103 South Lehigh Avenue, Sayre PA 18840

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