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“Rest in peace my dearest friend, colleague, and mentor. You have taught me much as a therapist, and as a person. I am so honored we have maintained...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: althea watson - Fort Wayne, IN

“Rest in peace my dearest friend. You will be remembered and sorely missed. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Diane Bahr - Normandy, TN

“My deepest condolences to your family for the loss of your beloved mother. May you find peace and comfort during this very difficult time. Psalms...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: MJH

“I so enjoyed working with Jean at St Joe many decades ago! My prayers to her daughter & family members as she will be missed! ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: paula drewery - fort wayne, IN

“I worked with Jean at St Joseph Hospital and at the Rehab Hospital. We remained friends. She was a lovely and fun person. I was very saddened to hear...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Brenda Monce - Fort Wayne

“Jean was my "American mom" and helped me survive when I was new in Fort Wayne and at St. Joe. I will always have fond memories of all the...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Silvia Brunk

“I had the pleasure of knowing Jean though working with her as a PT. Jean was instrumental in hiring many of us therapist. She created a group of...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Schafer - friend

“My sincere condolences to the family and friends of Ms. Halberg. May the love of God and heartwarming memories of your dearly loved family member...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“My sincere condolences to the family. May God's loyal love comfort you during this difficult time..Psalms 119:76 ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“I worked with Jean at St. Joseph Hospital. We had a good time laughing over various things. She was a lovely lady and a wonderful PT. RIP Jean! ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Cheryl Hamed

It is with deep sadness that the family of Mrs. Jean M. Halberg announces her passing. Jean died peacefully in her sleep on November 7th, 2018, at the age of 82, of complications from cancer. Jean was born on October 12, 1936 in Utica, NY, to Herbert and Sara Alsheimer. She attended Whitesboro High School followed by Bouve-Boston College at Tufts University and graduated in 1958 with a degree in physical therapy. After living abroad in Spain and Bermuda for several years, Jean moved to Fort Wayne in 1962. She raised two daughters, Julie and Kimberly, and pursued a career in physical therapy at St. Joseph Hospital. After retiring from physical therapy, Jean worked for many years at Macy's Department Store in Glenbrook Mall. Jean loved to travel with her friends, visiting Alaska, Russia, England, Europe and the desert Southwest over the years. Her other interests included interior design and art. Jean loved to read and enjoyed listening to classical music. She is survived by her daughter Julie Jones and husband Ken Jones, of Syracuse, IN. Jean is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and in-law family members who fondly called her 'Aunt Jean'. As per her wishes, Jean will be buried in Utica next to her beloved daughter Kimberly. Rest in Peace Mom. DO Mc Comb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home is assisting the family with these arrangements. To sign the online guest book go to