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Obituary for Jeanette T. Brazeau (Rossi)

Iron Mountain- Jeanette Brazeau (DeNell) passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Linden Heights assisted living in Waukesha, Wis. Jeanette moved to Waukesha in October of last year to be closer to her family in the greater Milwaukee area.

Jeanette was born on October 29th, 1927 to Ceasar and Cecelia Rossi in Kingsford, Mich. She graduated from Kingsford High School, class of 1945. Jeanette married John “Cubby” DeNell in November of 1950. He preceded her in death in July of 1990. In October of 1998, Jeanette married Earl Brazeau. He preceded her in death in 2004.

Jeanette was a loving "Grammy" to both her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed bowling, golfing, playing cards and going to the casino.

Jeanette is survived by her two daughters, Patti Ann and Darrel Rundle of Eau Claire, Wis., and Pamela Wittock of Pewaukee, Wis.; five grandchildren, Trever, Angie, Tiffani, Raimi and Tyler; along with nine great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron Mountain, Mich. A Funeral Service will follow at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Rev. Fr. Joseph Gouin will officiate. Burial will be at Iron Mountain Cemetery Park.

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The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Iron Mountain, Mich., to honor Jeanette’s legacy of life.