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Virginia R. Neace

February 17, 1968 — February 21, 2021

Virginia R. Neace

Virginia "Jenny" R. Neace, 53, of Antwerp, passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at The Gardens of Paulding.

She was born in Hicksville, Ohio on February 17, 1968, a daughter of the late Rubie (Jordan) and William Meredith, Sr.

Jenny was a loving wife, mother and daughter. Jenny also was a great cook, animal lover and an avid reader. 

She will be sadly missed by her children, Jacob (Kelly Hoffman), Zachary (Elise) and Drake (Chyanne Partin) and Sarah Neace; sister, Willowdean (Thomas) Vannette and       grandchildren Summer, Aliya, Anya, and Neagan. 

Jenny was also preceded in death on December 31, 2013 by her husband, Charlie to whom she was married January 27, 1990 and brothers, Ollie Davenport & William Meredith, Jr.

Viewing is Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 4-7 pm at Dooley Funeral Home, 202 West River Street, Antwerp.

Due to state mandate, guests must wear nose and mouth covering masks at all times, maintain social distancing, and refrain from contact to keep everyone safe while participating in her viewing.

Memorials may be mailed directly to the Paulding County Dog Kennel, 500 East Perry Street, Paulding, Ohio 45879.

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Flowers and other tributes may be delivered to the Antwerp Funeral Home, Monday, 9 am to 5 pm and Tuesday 9 am to 1 pm.


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Tuesday, February 23, 2021

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

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8611 Mayhew Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46835

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