Jeanne Elizabeth Kessell (Kilpatrick), age 90 of Bloomington Indiana, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 22, 2020, at her residence. Jeanne was born in Braidwood, Illinois on March 1, 1930, to Craig and Verna Kilpatrick. Jeanne was an independent person who enjoyed traveling the world. When not traveling she could be found cooking elaborate dishes for her friends and family. In her spare time Jeanne loved to volunteer at WonderLab Science Museum and Bloomington Thrift Shop, Inc. of the Zeta Chapter of Psi Iota Xi. Jeanne always enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and giving back to her community.
Jeanne is survived by her daughter, Lisa Peneff (George), Grandchildren, Kristen Ronning (Nick), Michelle Broski (Mike), and Alexis Peneff, Great-Grandsons, Theodore and Watson Ronning, who she loved dearly. She is also survived by her brother, Don Kilpatrick, and many nephews.
Jeanne was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Kessell, parents, and brother, Albert Kilpatrick.
There will be no service at this time. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the WonderLab Science Museum in Jeanne’s honor.