Jeanette L. North, age 82, of Covert, and formerly of Sturgis, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2010, at her home.
Jeanette was born March 2, 1928, in LaGrange, Ind., a daughter of Percy and Helen (Lublow) Oswalt.
She lived in Sturgis for many years before moving to Covert in November 2009.
Jeanette enjoyed doing embroidery, collecting knick-knacks and gardening, especially her outdoor flowers.
She is survived by her husband, Don, whom she married Jan. 24, 1964, in Wolcottville, Ind.; three daughters, Carolyn (James) Sexton of Michigan City, Ind., Sherry Garrison of Comstock Park and Billie (Tim) Cummings of Covert; a stepson, Edwin (Dolly) North of Wolcottville; a stepdaughter, Susan North of Montana; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Dorothy Byers of Three Rivers and Betty Barker of Montebello, Calif.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, William and Winton Oswalt; and a sister, Nancy Mansmith.
According to her wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no services.
Arrangements were made by D. L. Miller Funeral Home, Bangor Chapel.