Janette Marsh, age 68, passed away Sunday, December 1, 2019 at Sparrow Health Systems in Lansing. Funeral services will be held at Watkins Brothers Funeral Home, Durand Chapel, on Thursday December 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM. The Rev. Jerry Carlson will officiate with burial to follow at Greenwood Cemetery in Vernon. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 2-4 & 6-8 PM and on Thursday one hour prior to the service.
Janette was born in Pontiac, MI on August 25, 1951, the daughter of John & Ruth A.(Williams) Burnell. She graduated from Clarkston High School in the class of 1969 and went on to Grace Nursing earning her RN Degree. On March 25, 1972 she married William Marsh in Corunna, MI. Janette enjoyed rock collecting, occasionally attending the Congregation Beth Israel Synagogue in Flint and regularly attending Durand Assembly of God. Janette was a pastor's wife.
She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Pastor William Marsh, their children; Luke (Shelly) Marsh of Greenwood Township, Matthew (Samantha) Marsh of Holly, Gabriel (Sarah) Marsh of Howell, Sieri (Jason) LaLonde of Allendale, 12 grandchildren, brothers John (Gaye) Burnell of Prescott, MI, Joel (Joni) Burnell of Nashville, TN, and her sister Julie Taylor of Lapeer. She was predeceased by her parents. Memorials are suggested to the family. Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.watkinsfuneralhomes.com