Jeanette Crowell Obituary

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Jeanette M. Crowell

October 2, 1944 - February 21, 2013
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Jeanette M.Crowell, 68, Rockford, passed away February 21, 2013, after a brief battle with cancer, with her family by her side. She was born on October 2, 1944 in Rockford, IL to William and Ruby Newkirk. She is survived by her children, Dana (Gary Dewing) Houghton, Sara (Rex) Brown, and Tom (Nancy) Houghton; six grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; Sister, Marge (Gary) Gyllenswan; and brothers, Richard (Carol) Newkirk, and Thomas Newkirk. Jeanette is preceded in death by husband, Ted Crowell; both parents; brothers, Robert Newkirk and Ronald Newkirk; Sisters Judy Gulbrantson and Sally McBain. Yours in service – 13 years- friends...
Jeanette M.Crowell, 68, Rockford, passed away February 21, 2013, after a brief battle with cancer, with her family by her side. She was born on October 2, 1944 in Rockford, IL to William and Ruby Newkirk.

She is survived by her children, Dana (Gary Dewing) Houghton, Sara (Rex) Brown, and Tom (Nancy) Houghton; six grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; Sister, Marge (Gary) Gyllenswan; and brothers, Richard (Carol) Newkirk, and Thomas Newkirk.

Jeanette is preceded in death by husband, Ted Crowell; both parents; brothers, Robert Newkirk and Ronald Newkirk; Sisters Judy Gulbrantson and Sally McBain.

Yours in service – 13 years- friends Rob, Lynn and Pat.

The family sends special thanks to the staff at Riverbluff Blue Jay wing.

A memorial service will be held at 7pm on Monday, February 25, 2013 at Advantage Funeral and Cremation Services, 7000 West State Street, Rockford, Illinois. Pastor Tom Engelbrecht from Amazing Grace Lutheran Church in South Beloit will be officiating. Visitation will be held from 5pm to 7pm at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be given to Jeanette's choice of charities.

Online condolences can be given at www.advantagerockford.com.

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