January 30, 2024

Jean Marie Perry, 86, of Aurora, Missouri was born November 18, 1937 in Jefferson, Iowa to Ira and Helen Louise Finch Hartwigsen and departed his life January 19, 2024 at the Aurora Nursing Center, Aurora, Missouri.

Jean was a lifelong resident of the area and attended Southside Baptist Church in Aurora. She had worked as LPN and enjoyed being outdoors, gardening, mowing and growing roses.

Preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers Charles and Kenny Hartwigsen.

Survivors include her husband Paul of the home; a son Michael Hudson and wife Perrie of Crane, Missouri; five daughters; Sue Ann Morrow and husband Bill of Nixa, Missouri, Donna Jo Wells and husband of Marionville, Missouri, Mary Catherine May and husband Brian of Galena, Missouri, Marcella Barnes of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and Elise McVeigh of Beaver, Pennsylvania; a brother, Raymond Hartwigsen of Aurora; a sister, Mary Williams of Aurora; 13 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild, other relatives and many friends.

A celebration of life was held Saturday, January 27, 2024 at 2:00 p.m. in Westrip Funeral Home Crane, Missouri. Final disposition will be cremation.