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Jean M. Kaylor


Jean M. Kaylor, 88, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at the Middletown home.

She was born on March 6, 1931 in Harrisburg and was the daughter of the late Russell H. Leggore and Nellie (Evans) Lally.

She was a former tax collector for the Middletown Borough for 17 years.

Jean was a member of the Evangelical United Methodist Church, Middletown where she was a Sunday school teacher. She was also the treasurer for the Middletown All Sports Committee, a member of the Middletown Civic Club, a member of the American Legion Post 594 Women’s Auxiliary and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Steelton.

In addition to her parents, Jean was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert A. Kaylor Sr., a sister, Betty L. Sorensen and a brother, Frank R. Metzger Jr.

She is survived by her three children, Robert A. Kaylor Jr. (Pam), Vicki K. Lutzkanin (Andrew) and James B. Kaylor (Kathy), all of Middletown; six siblings, Mary Frances Garman, Rosemary Leggore, Johanna Leggore, Russell Leggore, Paul Leggore, and Lee Michael Leggore; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A tribute to her life will be held on Friday, March 15, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. at the Evangelical United Methodist Church, 157 E. Water St., Middletown, with the Rev. M. Lee Ellenberger officiating. Viewing will be from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Friday at the church.

Burial will be in Middletown Cemetery.

The family has entrusted the care of the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown with the funeral arrangements.

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