Jessie U. Radliff

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Jessie U. Radliff

May 07, 1926 - November 05, 2018

Jessie Radliff, 92, Kokomo, died peacefully at Ascension St. Vincent on Nov. 5, 2018. She was born May 7, 1926, in Jackson, Tennessee, to Perry and Ida Pipkins, both deceased. She married Charles Radliff on Jan. 30, 1970, and he survives.
Jessie became a nurse, providing in-home care and hospice care until she retired in 1978. She was a member of St. Andrew Episcopal Church in Kokomo, Indiana, and a dedicated member of St. Ann's Guild of that church. Through St. Ann's, she took great satisfaction in raising money to help the needy in the church and the nearby community.
Jessie enjoyed spending time with her family, quilting, crocheting, and gardening. She also designed and made teddy bears from recycled mink.
Along with her husband, Charles, she is also survived by three daughters, Joann Rice (Bill), Morriston, Florida, Pam Dolce-Nevin, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Nicki Hammond (Randy), Kokomo, Indiana; as well as a son, Michael (Susan), Kokomo, Indiana.
She had a son, Steve Dolce (Pam), Peru, Indiana, who preceded her in death.
She was blessed with eight grandchildren, Whitney Ruddel (Adam), Kokomo, Indiana, Tucker Hammond (Kristen), Kokomo, Indiana, Jennifer Douglas (Scott), High Springs, Florida, David Scott (Jennifer), Sterling, Virginia, Jessica Martos (Ralph), Lake City, Florida, Zachary Rice, Panama City, Florida, Bridgette Kintner, Peru, Indiana, and Brad Dolce, Peru, Indiana. She also had nine great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews in Boerne, Texas.
A Requiem Mass will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, at St. Andrew Episcopal Church, 602 W. Superior St., Kokomo, with the Rev. Father Richard Lightsey officiating. Friends are invited to visit with the family from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to St. Ann's Guild, c/o St. Andrew Episcopal Church. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.
Published on November 6, 2018
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Saturday December 01, 2018

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

St. Andrew Episcopal Church

602 West Superior Street, Kokomo, IN, USA

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Saturday December 01, 2018

1:00 PM

St. Andrew Episcopal Church

602 West Superior Street, Kokomo, IN, USA

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