Jean Lorraine Bridenstine

1950 - 2020

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Jean Bridenstine, 70 of rural Kenton passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at her residence. She was born on September 17, 1950 in Kenton to D. Vernon and Norma (Wilcox) Dyer. She married James E. Bridenstine on November 13, 1968 and he survives. She had four children, Warren James (deceased), Sara (Jeff) White, Wade (Crystal) Bridenstine and Kirk (Crystal) Bridenstine; six grandchildren, Mara White, Mason Bridenstine, Lane White, Kendyll Bridenstine, Jenna White and Cami Bridenstine and a great-granddaughter, Oliva Bridenstine. She is also survived by a brother, David (Donna) Dyer; sister, Julie Dyer; brothers-in-law, George (Janie) Bridenstine, Paul (Dawn) Bridenstine, Phillip (Jennifer) Bridenstine, Doug (Judy) Bridenstine and Donald Dietz and sisters-in-law, Phyllis (Mike) Craun and Fay Bridenstine. She was preceded in death by her parents, mother and father-in-law, Walter and Mildred Bridenstine; brothers-in-law, Dale, Earl and Bob Bridenstine and sister-in-law, Beverly Dietz. Jean was a 1968 graduate of Kenton High School and was retired from Honda of America. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, listening to music, playing the piano, traveling with her husband and watching football. She will be dearly missed by all who loved her. Visitation will be held from 11:00am-2:00pm Friday, October 9, 2020 at SCHINDEWOLF-STOUT-CRATES FUNERAL HOME. A graveside service will be held at 3:00pm Friday, October 9, 2020 at Grove Cemetery with Pastor Jason Manns officiating. Memorials can be directed to the Alzheimer's Association and online condolences can be shared with the family by visiting

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    200 E. Columbus St.
    Kenton, Ohio 43326
    Friday, October 9th 2020 11:00am-2:00pm

  • Graveside Service:

    Friday, October 9th 2020 - 3:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    Grove Cemetery [Map]
    15419 State Route 309
    Kenton, Ohio 43326

  • Final Resting Place:

    Grove Cemetery [Map]
    15419 State Route 309
    Kenton, Ohio 43326

  • Contributions:

    American Alzheimer's Association
    225 N. Michigan Ave, Floor 17
    Chicago, IL 60601-7633

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To : Bridenstine Family
Date :Wednesday, October 7th 2020
From : Cheryl Jones Hiller
So sorry to read about the passing of your wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. Please accept my condolences and know you're in my thoughts at this difficult time. With Sympathy, Cheryl Jones Hiller

To : Bridenstine Family
Date :Wednesday, October 7th 2020
From : Sue and Butch Sowers
Our condolences to Kirk Bridenstine and family at this sad time. So very sorry for your loss.

To : Sara and family's
Date :Thursday, October 8th 2020
From : Vickie Clements
My heart goes out for you and your family. Prayers sent

Love to you Sara


To : The Family
Date :Friday, October 9th 2020
From : Cindee McCune Kratzenberg
My sincere sympathy to your family.
(High School classmate of Jean’s)