Jean S. Behm

Jean S. (Styles) Behm, 88, of Elyria, died Feb. 1, 2013.

Jean Behm was born Jan. 21, 1925, an only child after the death of her father. She made up for her quiet childhood by marrying Rev. Russell C. Behm.

Jean is survived by her five sons, John R. (Leslie) Behm of Haslett, Mich., Philip H. (Kelly) Behm of Arden, N.C., David E. (Jacquelin) Behm of Lexington, S.C., Paul R. (Susan) Behm of New Philadelphia, and Andrew G. Behm of Elyria; one daughter, Marie L.B. Alford of Elyria; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren; two brothers-in-law, Ed (Eunice) Behm of Fremont and Frank (Ruth) Behm of Bloomville; and two sisters-in-law Doris Behm of Bloomville and Luella Ohl of Tiffin.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents, Robert H. and Louise C. Styles.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at St. Paul United Church of Christ, 9715 E. River Rd, Elyria OH with the Rev. Bret Myers officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul United Church of Christ, or your local United Church of Christ.