Jan. 7, 1917 - Oct. 8, 2013
MORRISON, Ill. — Jeanette Schaver, 96, of Morrison, died Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at Resthave Nursing Home in Morrison.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 14, at First Christian Reformed Church, Fulton, IL, with the Rev. Philip Stel, Pastor of the First Christian Reformed Church, Fulton, IL, and Ken Renkes, director of Congregational Care at Ebenezer Reformed Church, officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2013 the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma- Renkes Funeral Home. Interment will be at the Fulton Township Cemetery, Fulton, IL.
Memorials may be directed to Resthave Nursing Home and First Christian Reformed Church.
Jeanette was born on January 7, 1917 in Garden Plain, IL to Hilcoe and Flora (Bonneur) VanderEide.
Jeanette attended the Garden Plain Schools.
She married James E. Schaver on December 4, 1934 in Morrison, IL; he died October 6, 2003.
Jeanette was a homemaker.
She was a member of First Christian Reformed Church where she participated in the Dorcas Society. Jeanette played the organ at many local churches for many years. She enjoyed crocheting, crossword puzzles, reading, gardening and canning. She also loved to bake, especially bread. Jeanette loved to spend time with her grandchildren and family.
Survivors include six daughters, Pearl (Cecil) Geerts, Fulton, IL, Judith (Ronald) Schaver, Morrison, IL, Florence (Larry) Shipma, Fulton, IL, Ruth (Michael) Senneff, Bettendorf, IA, Joyce (Keith) Hamstra, Morrison, IL and Annette (Doug) Smith, Fulton, IL; two sons, Kenneth J. (Arlene) Schaver, Morrison, IL, and Vernon (Jeannie) Schaver, Fulton, IL; 24 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; one step-great-grandchild; four great-great-grandchildren; one step-great-great-grandchild; one brother, Carl (Wilma) Vander Eide, Fulton, IL; one sister-in-law, Jessie Vander Eide, Morrison, IL; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband; one daughter in infancy; one grandson in infancy; one sister, Marian Newendyke; and three brothers, Clarence, Orin and Elmer Vander Eide.
Death date: Oct. 8, 2013