December 16, 2009
Saturday, December 19, 2009 3:00PMM Vernon Funeral Home
Saturday, December 19, 2009 1 - 3pm
Josephine “Jo” Hackenbracht, 66, of Urbana, passed away, Wednesday, December 16, 2009 in her residence.
She was born January 5, 1943 in Coshocton, Ohio the daughter of Harold & Agnes (Stonevice) Hackenbracht.
Jo received her master’s degree in education from Ohio State University. She dedicated her life to teaching. She retired from Urbana Local schools after 43 years of service. She spent her first 28 years at Local Intermediate and finished her last 15 years at East Elementary.
Jo was a member of Bowlusville United Methodist Church.
She enjoyed traveling, crocheting, her cats, writing poetry, and taking pictures, especially the ducks in the park. She was an avid OSU fan.
Jo is survived by her brother, David & Lill Hackenbracht of Bowling Green, KY and many close friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents and her nephew, Eric Hackenbracht.
A gathering of family and friends will be from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2009 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio. A Memorial service will be follow at 3:00 p.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Stephen Beck officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Caring Kitchen, Back Pack Fund, 300 Miami St., Urbana, Ohio 43078.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.