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Jeanette G. Witt of Dansville died March 11, 2017 in Mason, MI. Jeanette was born January 15, 1916 in Webberville, MI to Jesse Bachman and Laura Alford Bachman. After graduating from Dansville High School, she attended Cleary Business College and then worked at the Ingham County Infirmary in Okemos where she met her beloved Aethen. They were married for 51 years and he preceded her in death in 1988. Jeanette was a life-long and very active member of the Dansville United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Ruth Townsend; one brother, Owen Bachman; two foster sons, Charles Houser and Gale Platt; and grandson, Matthew Houser. Surviving are sister-in-law, Arlene Bachman, four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at Gorsline Runciman Funeral Homes, 621 S. Jefferson St., Mason, MI.
A funeral service will be held Thursday, March 16, 2017 with visitation at 10:00 a.m. and the service following at 11:00 a.m. at the Vantown Community Church, 3504 E. Howell Rd., Webberville, MI with Rev. Joseph Graybill, Rev. Raymond Townsend and Rev. Stephen Ezop officiating. Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Dansville, MI. Friends who desire may make contributions to Great Lakes Caring Hospice, Attn: Hospice Foundation, 900 Cooper St., Jackson, MI 49202 or Vantown Community Church. Memories and online condolences may be shared with the family at www.grbdmason.com.