Jean Lessing |

Jean Lessing

Jean Lessing, 85, of Grass Valley died Tuesday, Jan. 18, at home.

She was born Sept. 16, 1919, in Chicago to Will and Bess Schwartz. She married Bon Lessing on Aug. 21, 1937, in Chicago. She was a homemaker.

She is survived by her son, Mike Lessing of Penn Valley; daughter, Jill Lessing of Emeryville; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bon Lessing, in 2000.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Foothills, 12399 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley 95945.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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