Iris “Hoppy” Jean Reed Stein passed away June 28, 2017 at the Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper, Indiana.
She was born August 3, 1933 to Hugh and Claudia Leistner Reed in Perry County, Indiana. She was united in marriage to Eugene Stein on April 24, 1955.
Hoppy was a homemaker and a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church and its LWML.
She is survived by her husband, Eugene; children, Lynn Jamerson (Gary) of Velpen, IN, Lisa Fenech (Ron) of Harbor Springs, MI, Karen Smith of Princeton, IN and Dirk Stein (Roxanne) of Evanston, IN; and brother, Art Reed of Alachua, Florida. Hoppy was blessed with 7 grandchildren, Benjamin Kahle (Samantha), Phillip Kahle (Cori), Meredith Fulda (Jeremy), Michael Fenech, Taylor Fenech, Justin Stein (Heather), Cody Stein and 6 great-grandchildren, Addison, Beau, Maddox, Emery, Elliott, and Dane.
Preceding her in death are her parents and brother, Ralph Reed.
Funeral Services will be at 10 am Saturday, July 1, 2017 at St. John’s Lutheran Church with burial in Church Cemetery. Rodney Schmeltz will officiate. Visitation will be from 2 – 7 pm Friday, June 30 at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home and from 9 – 10 am Saturday at St. John’s Lutheran Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church.