jan s. zeiger
Jan Sue Zeiger, 62
Nov. 13, 1950 - June 22, 2013
COLUMBUS — Jan Sue Zeiger, 62, of Columbus, died Saturday, June 22, 2013.
She was born to Ray and Margaret Rockenbaugh.
Jan graduated from Penn High School in 1969 and received a BA in physical education and health from Augustana College in 1973.
She married James E. “Jim” Zeiger that same year. They lived in Columbus for 35 years.
For more than 12 years she served as assistant director and director for the largest older adult tutoring and mentoring program in the state of Indiana, which began as a Peace Corps/VISTA program.
She is survived by her husband, Jim; two children, James E. Zeiger Jr. and Tracie L. Helmbrecht, both of Fishers; son-in-law Matt Helmbrecht; sister Sue Cripe of Greenwood; brother David Rockenbaugh of Chicago; and father Ray Rockenbaugh Jr. of Goshen.
A viewing will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 26, with a funeral service at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 27, both at Jewell-Rittman Funeral Home, 3855 25th St., Columbus. The Rev. Tom Rust will officiate.