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Jean Sponaugle

Sep 04, 1931 - Jan 29, 2020


Jean Sponaugle, age 88, of Sheboygan, died on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at her home. She was born in Sheboygan on September 4, 1931, the daughter of the late Arthur and Marie Koenig Rohr.
Jean attended local schools and graduated from Sheboygan North High School in 1949. Her career life included Security First National Bank retiring with US Bank. While raising her 4 children she loved and faithfully attended Holy Name Church and volunteered with many local organizations.
In retirement Jean loved to spend time with her many grandchildren/great-grandchildren, traveled to many places in the US and abroad, including taking her whole family to Disney World. Her retirement also included volunteering in the St Nicholas Hospital gift shop. Grandma Jean’s focus in life was faith, fun and spending time with her loving family.
Survivors include her four children, David Sponaugle, of Elgin, SC; Mari (Dale) Johnson, of Michie, TN; Steve (Irene) Sponaugle, of Colorado Springs, CO, and Richard (Mona) Sponaugle, of Sheboygan and seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, four(Yoder)step grandchildren, fourteen(Yoder)step great-grandchildren, two(Johnson) step grandchildren and ten(Johnson)step great-grandchildren. She is further survived by many other relatives and friends. Jean was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Marie Koenig Rohr.
A memorial service for Jean will be held on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. at the Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 S. 12th Street, Sheboygan with Rev. Dr. Stephen Pedersen officiating. Family and friends may gather at the funeral home on Sunday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m.
Memorial donations will be distributed to various local organizations that were close to Jean’s heart.
Online condolences may be expressed at

Memorial Service

Date: Sunday Feb 2, 2020
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]


Date: Sunday Feb 2, 2020
Time: 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]



Guestbook Entries SIGN GUESTBOOK

Eddie Rangel

We are very sorry for you and your family's loss. We were honored that we got to meet her in Phoenix. She was so kind to us. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Karsten and Rebekah Yoder

Sending lots of love ! Jean was LOVED!

Dick & Roberta Radzicki

Dear Family, Please accept our most sincere sympathy in the passing of your dear mother. We knew you when we lived on 7th Street and belonged to Holy Name Parish. Your mother was a wonderful person. We were sorry to read of her passing. We now live in Sun Prairie. She and each of you are in our thoughts and prayers. Dick & Roberta

Brian Ries

Diann & Virgil Miller, Journey and Liberty

So so sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace for you and your family. A celebration awaits her. Love you all.

Annette Krepsky

I am so sorry for your loss. I just read about your mom's passing. I will be out of town Sunday and Monday or I would certainly attend. You will be in my prayers! I will let you know the next time we are in Tennessee and will make sure we have some time to get together. May your family's love and God's support help ease some of the sadness! Hugs to you!

Clem and Lydia Countess

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all as you celebrate the life of this precious woman. May you all be comforted by wonderful memories and time spent together sharing stories of her life. God bless you all!