Jack French

Thursday, February 6, 2020

Jack French

June 2, 1935 - Feb. 5, 2020

MORSE BLUFF, Neb — Jack French of Morse Bluff died Feb. 5, 2020.

He was born June 2, 1935, to Irl and Lona (Witt) French of Palisade, Neb.

Jack served two years in the U.S. Army. Jack also went by the names of Mr. Easy, Jackson, Pierre, Stonewall, Cactus Jack and Old Fart. Jack married Leona Witt on Jan. 29,1963.They moved to the Scribner area, where they managed a 660-hog unit, then moved to Prague in 1985 where they managed their own hog unit. Jack and Leona moved to Morse Bluff in 2004.

Jack is survived by his daughters, Jackie (Billy) Hare of Maryland, and JoAnn (Randy) Prochaska of Morse Bluff; sons, Leon French (Lisa) of Prague, and Dwight French (Ruth) of Fairbury; brother, Wayne (Mary) French of Springfield; sisters, Jane (Herb) Davis of South Dakota, Carol (Lonnie} Shafer of York; and two grandsons.

Jack was preceded in death by Leona, his wife of 54 years; two sisters and a brother.

Jack loved gardening, mowing and falling down basement steps. He loved his cats. Jack’s wish was to be cremated. There will be no services. Jack and Leona ask that you remember them by sharing a kind word, a smile and hug with those you love.

Online condolences may be left at www.mosermemorialchapels.com

Moser Memorial Chapel of Fremont, Neb., is in charge of the arrangements.