Jean M. Jeanne Timp, age 71 of Grey Eagle, died peacefully after an extended illness on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at the CentraCare Health Nursing Home in Sauk Centre, Minnesota.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, May 5 at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in St. Rosa with Rev. Roger Klassen, O.S.B. officiating. Interment will be at St. Pauls Cemetery in Sauk Centre.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Patton-Schad Funeral Home in Melrose and from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church in St. Rosa. Parish prayers will be at 5 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home.
Jean Marie Determan was born June 7, 1942 in Sauk Centre, Minnesota to George and Eleanor (Zirbes) Determan. She graduated from the Sauk Centre High School and from the Minnesota School of Business. She was united in marriage to Arthur Timp on May 26, 1962 at St. Pauls Catholic Church in Sauk Centre. Jeanne was employed by Crown Auto Stores and Lil Red Grocery Store in Eden Prairie, Chanhassen State Bank in Chanhassen, Belvidere Blackhawk Bank in Belvidere, IL, and by the State of Minnesota Department of Child Welfare and the State of Minnesota Conservation Department. She was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in St. Rosa. Jeanne enjoyed cooking and loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Arthur Timp of Grey Eagle; children, Lisa (Glen) Simons of Willmar, David (Sherry) Timp of Delano, and Paul (Dawn) Timp of St. Michael; grandchildren, Justin and Jessica Simons, Mitchell, Michael, Amanda, Abby, and Allie Timp; step-grandchildren, Cole, Jake, and Tucker Anderly; brothers and sisters, Vergie (Frank) Weiss of Gilbert, Bernie Jernigan of Vienna, Virginia, Jerry (Donna) Determan of Fairmont, Bea (Vince) Decker of Excelsior, Dorothy Pulkka of Anoka, Louann Burns of Aberdeen, Maryland, Jim (Ann) Determan of Blaine, Robert (Doris) Determan of Cold Spring, Dan (Sharon) Determan of Emily, and David (Jill) Determan of Grey Eagle.
Jeanne was preceded in death by her parents, George and Eleanor Determan; brother, Ralph Determan; sister, Evelyn Evens; and brothers-in-law, Ed Jernigan, Dick Pulkka, and Ray Evens.
Serving as casket bearers will be Justin Simons, Mitchell Timp, Michael Timp, Ryan Zierden, Jason Timp, and Chris Determan. Cross bearers will be Amanda Timp, Abby Timp, and Allie Timp and scripture bearer will be Jessica Simons. Gift bearers will be Lisa Simons, David Timp, and Paul Timp, and the lector will be Sharon Determan.
Arrangements were made with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services of Melrose.