- Eileen "Janet" Stewart
- Date of Death:
- Feb 16, 2013
- Location of Service:
- Jacobs Funeral Home Inc. of Iron River - Iron River
Eileen “Janet” Stewart Age 96 Iron River, MI
Passed away Saturday, February 16, 2013 at the Iron River Care Center.
She was born September 5, 1916 in Pembina, ND, the daughter of the late Charles and Margaret (Grenbeck) Johnson. She moved with her family to the Iron River area at the age of 7 and attended the Iron River schools, graduating from Iron River High School.
Janet married William Weslin on October 12, 1935 in Iron River and the couple made their home in Iron River. He preceded her in death.
She was employed in the janitorial department of Iron River High School and later as a cook at the Stambaugh Senior Center until her retirement.
She married Robert Stewart on October 15, 1988 in Bates Township and the couple made their home in Bates Township. Robert preceded her in death in 1996.
Janet was a member of the Iron River Bible Church and enjoyed cooking and gardening.
She was also preceded in death by he son, Robert F. Weslin; grandson, John Trottier; four brothers, Phillip, Charles, and infant twin brothers; two sisters, Evelyn Johnson and an infant sister.
Janet is survived by two sons, Marvin (Beverly) Weslin, Gaastra, MI
Allen (Candy) Weslin, Caspian, MI
Two daughters, Gerldine (William) Trottier, Norfolk, VA
Lois (Lauri) Osterlund, Iron River, MI
Daughter-in-law, Janice Weslin Wotring
15 Grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 2 great, great grandchildren
Visitation will be held Thursday, February 21, 2013 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.
Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. at the Jacobs Funeral Home, with Pastor Dan Waters to officiate.
Interment will be in Resthaven Cemetery, Iron River, in the Spring.Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River.
- Location of Services:
- Jacobs Funeral Home Inc. of Iron River
- 405 West Cayuga Street
- Iron River
From U.S. Hwy 2, turn North on 4th Avenue at the stop and go light, and proceed one block. Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River is located on the SW corner of 4th Avenue and Cayuga Street.