At age 95 passed away. Jean was born July 30,
Jean grew up on a dairy farm and was involved in all the activities you would expect her to be curious about. Jean graduated from Ionia High School in
Jean and Bill moved to Chelsea in 1950, and to Jefferson Street in 1961 where they raised a family and lived for fifty-five years. Jean was a
Jean was a member of Chelsea First United Methodist Church, where she was active as a Sunday School teacher, a member of the Sarah Circle, Christian Home, and choir. Jean was
After meeting on New Year’s Eve 1940 and corresponding with him during the war years, Jean married William F. Storey on August 31, 1946. Bill preceded her in death, passing on February 15, 2018. Jean’s survivors include three children, Sarah (Dennis) White of Onsted, James Storey of Traverse City, and John (Elizabeth) Storey of Grand Rapids; her brother, Robert “Stuart” Weisgerber of Ionia; six grandchildren, Marc (Ann) White, Peter White, Jill (Jeffrey) Blazok, Molly Storey, Camden Storey, and Anna Storey, and five great-grandchildren, June White, Nolan and Drew White, Abigail and Charlie Blazok..
Alice Johnson, her sister, preceded her in death.
A memorial service will take place Sunday, May 5, at 2:30 pm at the Chelsea Depot.The family will greet friends at 2 pm at the Chelsea Depot. Burial took place at Oak Grove Cemetery in Chelsea. Memorial contributions may be made to Silver Maples Silver Lining Fund or Arbor Hospice of Ann Arbor.