Jeanette Marie (Jordan) Pentico, 65, of Marion, died Thursday, May 16, 2013, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Cedar Rapids, following a sudden illness. Funeral service was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Marion, by Rev. Gregory Williamson. Burial was at Troy Mills Cemetery, rural Troy Mills.
Survivors include her husband, Carl, of Marion; parents, Don and Bernice Jordan of Central City; son, Dr. Todd (Heather) Pentico of Solon and their children, Makenzie, Parker, and Peyton; daughter, Sarah (Jeff Werling) Martwig of Quasky and her children, Carter and Izak; brother, Gale (Patricia) Jordan of Alburnett; and many more loving family members.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Teresa Schirm; and niece, Lisa Riess.
Jeanette was born Nov. 20, 1947, in Manchester, the daughter of Donald and Bernice (Peyton) Jordan. She married Carl Pentico on Aug. 24, 1968. Jeanette was a longtime member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Marion, and was very involved in all aspects of the church, including the choir. She worked at Rockwell Collins, Norand, and was a stay at home mom, prior to becoming office manager at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church for over 30 years.
A memorial fund has been established in Jeanette’s memory.
Please sign the online guestbook for Jeanette at www.murdochfuneralhome.com  under obituaries.