Leech, Jeanette

Jeanette E. Leech, 79, of Flint Township, Mich., died Feb. 2, 2017.

Jeanette was born Aug. 17, 1937, in Morenci, Mich., the daughter of Hal and Florence (Hunter) Driscoll. Jeanette married John F. Leech on Aug. 20, 1958, in Morenci.

She graduated from Michigan State University and served as a school teacher in Romulus and Sand Creek. She also taught preschool. She was a member of Kingdom Hall in Flint. Teaching music to children was her passion.

In addition to her husband, Jeanette is survived by a son, Jeffery (and Kristy) Leech; four grandchildren, Dillon Arb, Rene Weatherman, Jessica Birk and Jennifer Leech; three great-grandchildren, Declan, Hannah and Ada; a sister, Carolyn Messimer; and a brother, Gary Driscoll.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Pamela Arb.

No formal services are planned. Visitation is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, at Sharp Funeral Homes, Miller Road Chapel, 8138 Miller Rd., Swartz Creek, Mich.