Jackie L.
Jackie L. "Johnetta" Bodkins

December 9, 1927 - July 21, 2018
Born in Galion, OH
Resided in Galion, OH
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Jackie L. “Johnetta” Bodkins, 90, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2018 at her home.

Jackie was born in Galion, Ohio on December 9, 1927 to the late John S. Girton and Lillian M. (Dunham) Girton Teat. On October 1, 1944, Jackie married the love of her life, Leslie Blenn Bodkins and he preceded her in death on December 8, 2007.

Jackie graduated from Galion High School where she had been a proud member of the National Honor Society. Jackie was a member of the Community Christian Church in Galion. She worked as a wireman at North Electric and then retired from PECO in Galion. Jackie enjoyed socializing at the Moose Lodge and often cooked and baked at the Elk’s Lodge. She enjoyed playing BINGO and loved to gamble. An excellent seamstress, Jackie tailored many clothes for folks in Galion. However, Jackie was most famous for her pie baking!

She is survived by her children, Ken Bodkins Sr., Missy Faries, Dan and Billie Bodkins, and Mike and Jean Bodkins, all of Galion; daughter-in-law, Beth Bodkins of Tennessee; 19 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, Lanny B. Bodkins; her daughter, Wendy Tolar; her grandson, Corey Tolar; her daughter-in-law, Sherry Bodkins; her two brothers, Lewis and Willard Girton; her two sisters, Rosella Danner and Naomi Keyes.

Friends may call Friday, July 27, 2018 from 11:00am to 1:00pm at the Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 303 Portland Way North, Galion, where funeral services will follow at 1:00pm at the funeral home with Greg Gorrell officiating. Burial will follow in Crawford County Memory Gardens.

The Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, Galion is honored to serve the family of Jackie L. Bodkins.

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Visitation
SCHNEIDER-GOMPF FUNERAL HOME
303 PORTLAND WAY N
GALION, OH United States 44833
Friday, July 27, 2018
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Service
SCHNEIDER-GOMPF FUNERAL HOME
303 PORTLAND WAY N
GALION, OH United States 44833
Friday, July 27, 2018
1:00 PM
Burial
Crawford County Memory Gardens
County Rd 330
Crestline, OH 44827
Friday, July 27, 2018
2:00 PM