SEBRING, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Jeannine McCann Walizer, 86 of Alliance, passed away on Thursday, April 8, 2021 at Crandall Medical Center in Sebring, Ohio.
Jeannine was born on September 1, 1934 in Salem, Ohio, the daughter of the late Harry Bertolette McCann and Alta Eliza (Ritchie) McCann. She lived in the Alliance area her entire life.
She graduated from Sebring High School class of 1952 and while in high school worked at Spot Dairy.
Jeannine also worked at Royal China, Morgan Engineering Co., Alliance Machine, Kerma Corporation and alongside her husband at Walizer Shell Service Station.
Jeannine is survived by her husband, Franklin Dean Walizer of Crandall Medical Center whom she married on January 14, 1977. She is survived by her children, Joseph David (LuAnn Shuster) Tucker of Lakewood, Ohio, Dr. Patricia (Matthew Lansell) Tucker of Alliance, Mark Tucker of Alliance and two stepsons, Darryl Walizer of Alliance and Craig (Tina) Walizer of Indianapolis, Indiana. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, Kellianne Tucker, Sarah Shuster-Tucker, Allison Lansell, Amanda (Derek Wojcik) Lansell, David Shuster-Tucker, JennaLee (Kyle) Simon, Griffin Walizer and Korina Tucker and four great-grandchildren, Gavin Abbott, Jameson Curry, Mia Rose Walizer and Luca Eakins.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Harry “Duke” McCann and Jack F. McCann and a sister-in-law, Phyllis M. McCann.
Jeannine’s family would like to thank her caregivers at Crandall Medical Center, Aultman Hospice Care and Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home.
Jeanine’s arrangements included cremation and will be interred with her husband, Dean, at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio at a later date. Jeannine will be greatly missed by her loved ones.
Friends and family may send condolences and sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home, Sebring, Ohio (330) 938-2526.
A television tribute will air Sunday, April 18, at the following approximate times: 6:27 p.m. on WYTV and 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV.