Jeanne W. August, (nee Watson), age 84, of Munster, IN, passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2013. She is survived by her four children; Joseph (Cindy) August, John August, Patti (Mark Yudis) August, and James (Cheryl) August, eight grandchildren; Joe (Amanda) August, Nicole (Todd) Gorges, Kara (Scott) Hefner, Tracee (Kevin) McMahon, Stephanie Evans, Zach August, Jayson and Jess August, along with eight great grandchildren. Jeanne was preceded in death by her husband, Harry in 2000, brother, John Watson, and her mother and father, Stuart (Florence) Watson.
There will be a memorial service on Tuesday, August 6 at 10:30 AM at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 19058 Burnham Ave., Lansing, IL with Pastor Sue Devermann officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Humane Society of the Calumet Area, or to the Juvenile Diabetes Association.
Jeanne was and avid bridge player with several local bridge clubs, she enjoyed the Performing Arts Center in Munster, and also enjoyed volunteering at the Humane Society in Munster.