Name: Jean Wehrheim
Date of Death / Location: September 22, 1977
Education: Bachelor's of Architecture, University of Illinois, 1948.
Firms and Partnerships Ran an architectural practice with her husband, John Wehrheim, in Lombard, Illinois.
Awards & Honors: Jean joined AIA in 1969.
Primary Field: Architect, Architectural Design, Builder
- In her work, Jean specialized in the use of passive solar design which utilized the site to take advantage of natural energy to heat or cool the home.
- Diffay Residence, 19W020 13th St, Lombard, Illinois 60148, 1965
- McKown Residence, 614 N. Walnut Street Itasca, Illinois,1966
- Muell Residence, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 1966
- Ruth Koier and Laurence Sjoblom House in Lemont, Ilinois, 1960
- Mr. and Mrs. Lionel Shapera Residence, 518 Pine Lane in Lombard, Illinois
Jean Wehrheim’s Design for the Ruth Koier and Laurence Sjoblom House (Courtesy of Susan Benjamin of Benjamin Historic Certifications)