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Jeanette Elizabeth (Gerrow) Drouin, 68, of Grand Rapids, passed away Saturday, March 5, 2016 at her home under the loving care of her family and Great Lakes Caring Hospice.  The daughter of Elmer Archie & Christine Grace (Tanner) Gerrow, she was born on June 23, 1947 in St. Albans, Vermont. 


After marrying Laurien Philip Drouin, they made their home in Grand Rapids, raised three children,  and enjoyed 33 years of marriage until Laurien passed away on December 6, 1999.  Jeanette had worked in the photolab at Meijer for many years.


She was also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Vernessa Gerrow;  her parents; and her maternal grandparents, Herbert & Frances Tanner.  Surviving are her children, Stephenie & Dan Rahn of Wyoming, Nicole Hawley of Grand Rapids, and Laurien P. Drouin Jr. of Grandville;  her twin sister, Janice Gerrow of East Hartford, Connecticut;  a brother, Kenneth & Ellen Gerrow of Bakersfield, Vermont;  her youngest sister, Sandra Garrow of Highgate, Vermont;  four grandchildren;  two great grandchildren;  and several nieces and nephews.


Honoring her wishes, cremation has taken place and family committal services will be held on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at Bakersfield Cemetery, Bakersfield, Vermont.  To send a message of sympathy to the family. sign Jeanette’s online guest book, or to share a favorite memory, please visit: 


Arrangements were entrusted to Michigan Cremation & Funeral Care, Grand Rapids.


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  1. Lonny on March 10, 2016 at 8:38 am

    Mom you are now at peace, no more pain.I love you with all my heart and will miss you so much. I thank you and dad for the man I have in peace mom.

  2. Destiny drouin on March 10, 2016 at 9:32 am

    Grandma I love you so much and will always cherish the memories we had together I will miss you very much and cant wait to see you again Im grad your in no more pain and I think that is why Im happy my mom says when people pass they will become your angels I really hope you become our angel I love you so so much grandma

  3. Destiny drouin on March 10, 2016 at 9:48 am

    Here is a candle for you grandma I couldnt have asked for a better grandma

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