Jean Ingalls, 79, of Springfield, died at 12:15 am, Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at Lewis Memorial Christian Village. She was born August 29, 1932 in Springfield to David Jay and Frances E. Brown Thorton. She married William I. Ingalls on June 13, 1954 and he preceded her in death on February 3, 1993. Her parents and one sister also preceded her in death.
Survivors include one niece, Sara E. Cooper and one nephew, Robert C. Ingalls.
Jean was a member of Phi Beta Kappa and was an avid reader. She worked for the State of Illinois as a Statistician and as a Methods and Procedures Administrator for the departments of Mental Health and IDPA.
Graveside Service: 11 am Monday, April 23, 2012 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Vaughn Beeman officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to Lewis Memorial Christian Village.