Jean McCracken

Obituary of Jean McCracken

Jean (Schmick) McCracken, 93, of Harrisburg, passed on Saturday, August 3, 2019. She was born in Philadelphia on June 22, 1926 to the late Matthew and Angelina Naimo.


Jean was a retired State Worker and of the Catholic Faith. She enjoyed cooking, reading, knitting and baking, and was involved in numerous church activities.


She is survived by her five children, Keith (Susan) Schmick of Marysville, Jane (Kerry) Teter of Lykens, Yvonne (Ed) Rauser of New Jersey, Robert (Tammie) Schmick of Tower City, and Carol (Jim) Potteiger of Harrisburg; nine grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren; and a sister, Pat Colozzi Limerick. Jean was preceded in death by her loving husband of 37 years, William McCracken; one daughter, Deborah Snyder; one brother, Matthew Naimo; and one sister, Lillian Everett.


Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 11:00 am in St. Catherine Laboure Roman Catholic Church, 4000 Derry St., Swatara Twp. with Rev. Neil S. Sullivan as Celebrant. Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. There will be no viewing or visitation. Arrangements are being handled by Wiedeman Funeral Home and Cremation Services-Harrisburg.

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Service Information

11:00 am
Wednesday, August 7, 2019
St. Catherine Laboure Roman Catholic Church
4000 Derry Street
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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