Jean Lois Ingersoll, 94, died June 4, 2014, in Topeka, Kan. She was born Jan. 3, 1920, in Topeka, to John Daneke and Genevieve Petereck Daneke.
She taught school at Cargy School in Douglas County and Overbrook Grade School before her marriage to Phillip Ingersoll in 1942, in Topeka. He preceded her in death in 1952.
For 12 years following the death of her husband, Mrs. Ingersoll continued to operate the Ingersoll Turkey Farm, at Michigan Valley, Kan., selling fresh dressed turkeys both commercially and to the public. Her turkeys won many state and national awards.