Obituary: Jeanine Tenney Naegle Brown
Jeanine Tenney Naegle Brown was born on Dec. 7, 1945, and passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, after battling leukemia for the past year. She was born in Prescott, Arizona and spent most of her life in her beloved hometown.
Jeanine attended Washington Elementary, Prescott Junior High School, and graduated from Prescott High School in 1964. She graduated from Phoenix College with her nursing degree and later got her Bachelor’s degree from Prescott College.
She worked as a nurse for the health department, as a childbirth instructor, and ended her career as the Superintendent of the Arizona Pioneer Home.
Jeanine was preceded in death by her first husband, Ronald Naegle; and her parents, Boyd and Rachel Tenney. She is survived by her husband, Spencer; children, Rachelle (David) Crawford, Chad (Ann Marie) Dike, Jason (Chandra) Dike, Janae (Stephen) Alexander, Nathan (Christena) Tenney, Adam (Carolyn) Dike; seven cherished step-children and their spouses; 52 grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Funeral services for Jeanine will be held in Prescott, Arizona, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Sandretto Chapel, located at 1101 Sandretto Drive, on Saturday, March 23 at 10:30 a.m., with an internment to follow at Mountain View Cemetary.
A viewing will be held at Hampton Funeral Home, 240 South Cortez St., on Friday, March 22, from 6-8 p.m., and also on Saturday morning from 8:30-10 at the Sandretto Chapel, prior to the funeral.
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