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Hannibal Courier - Post - Hannibal, MO
  • Alice Jean Guy (Lewellen)

  • Alice Jean Guy (Lewellen) of Center, Missouri, went to be with our Lord on August 4, 2013, at Hannibal Regional Hospital after a courageous battle with MRSA and Sepsis.
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  • Alice Jean Guy (Lewellen) of Center, Missouri, went to be with our Lord on August 4, 2013, at Hannibal Regional Hospital after a courageous battle with MRSA and Sepsis.  
    A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, August 7, 2013, at St. William’s Catholic Church in Perry, Mo. Father Michael Penn will officiate.  Burial will be at Grand View Burial Park in Hannibal.  
    Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal, Mo.
    Mrs. Guy was born December 1, 1932, in rural Ralls County, Missouri, to Guy and Anna Alice Engle Calhoun.
    She was married to Donald Norton Huse, and he preceded her in death in 1959. She then married “Spud” Lewellen, and he preceded her in death in 1992. She later married Gene Guy, and he preceded her in death in 2012.    
    Jean is survived by five sons, Joe Huse (Rita), Kevin Huse (Kathy), Alan Huse, and Steve Huse (Kelly); one daughter; Gayla Barton (Jeff); and one brother, W.A. Calhoun (Dorothy).
    She is also survived by four stepsons she considered her own, Dan Lewellen, O.C. Latta (Roxy), J.R. Latta and John Latta (Jan); and one stepdaughter, Debbie Harris. Jean also has 18 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.   
    She is also preceded in death by one brother, Donald Calhoun; one daughter, Mary Guyla Huse in 1954; and one son; Richard Keithley Huse in 2005.
    She loved camping and gardening and was a long-time member of the Good Sam Club. She enjoying the camaraderie of her “camping buddies” as well as the multitude of neighbors and friends she opened her door to over the years. With six children and numerous nieces and nephews, Jean was also “surrogate Mom,” Godmother, Grandma and Aunt to many and answered to Mama Jean, Aunt Jean and Grandma Jean for anyone who walked through the back door in search of a glass of ice tea or something to eat.
    Jean is lifelong devout Catholic, strong in her belief in Jesus Christ as our Savior and practiced her faith as a member of St. Paul and St. William Parishes. She also periodically attended Holy Family Catholic Church in Hannibal enjoying her visits with Father John, who married her and Geno in 2000.
    Memorial contributions may be made to Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation’s Comfort and Assurance Campaign or St. Paul Cemetery Association, in care of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.
    Pallbearers will be Bruce Light, Johnny Vaughn, Matt Kelch, Jason Green, John Paulus and O.C. Latta.
    Online condolences may be made and video tribute viewed at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com
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