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Kieffer, Jean P.
Jean P. Kieffer, age 61, of Avoca, passed away on Wednesday, January 14, 2021. She was born in Dodgeville on January 25, 1959 to the late Edward and Mary Melanie Kieffer, a twin and the eighth child of eleven children. Jean was raised on the family farm outside of Mineral Point. She attended school in the Mineral Point School District where she graduated from high school in 1978.
Jean's lifelong partner Scott Mindham was a supportive and loving partner for 46 years since Jean was a freshman in high school. Scott was a loyal and loving person that supported Jean through all aspects of her life. Scott and Jean traveled to many places across the world and in the United States and spent time at their second home in Florida for many years.
Jean is survived by Scott Mindham; her three brothers, David (Lorna) Kieffer of Dodgeville, William (Shirley) Kieffer of Prairie du Sac, James (Sandy) Kieffer of Mineral Point; her six sisters, Mary LaVoy of Dubuque, Iowa, Ruth (Francis) Fitzpatrick of Darlington, Martha (Jeff) Wright of Harvard, Illinois, Teresa Tarr of Pinellas Park, Florida, her twin Joan (Donald) Hughes of Monroe and Bobbi Miller of Mineral Point. She was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Melanie Kieffer, brother Mark Kieffer, nephew Richie Argall, great-nephew Brady Argall and brother-in-law Dick Miller.
Jean will be truly missed and never forgotten by all who knew her.
A celebration of Jean's life will be held at a later date in the spring yet to be determined. The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with their arrangements. prattfuneralservice.com