Obituary: Jesselyn D. Pfleider

Jesselyn D. Pfleider, 81, of Bedford, passed away on Friday, July 5, 2024, at 5:55 PM at IU Health in Bloomington. She was born in Oolitic on February 11, 1943, to Jesse Jewell and Esther (Holtsclaw) Jewell. Jesselyn married Robert E. Pfleider on February 11, 1978, and he preceded her in death on March 10, 2008.

Survivors include two sons, Bryan Conley and Danny Conley, three stepdaughters, Barbara Wooten, Marsha Stringer, and Christina Lee, and 12 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter Stephanie Ford, three brothers, Marion Jewell, Gordon Jewell, and Marlin Jewell, and one sister, Nelva Salmon.

Funeral services will be on Thursday, July 11, 2024, at 1:00 PM at Cresthaven Funeral Home, with Brother Reno Bates officiating. Entombment will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Visitation will be on Wednesday, July 10, from 6:00 PM until 8 PM at the funeral home. Cresthaven Funeral Home is entrusted with her care; condolences may be made at