TUSTIN — Jean Ann Markwart, age 77, passed into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior on January 22, 2019. She was born on March 8, 1941.
Jean had a wonderful personality and a big heart and especially loved spending time with her granddaughters. She will be dearly missed but lovingly remembered by her family.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Robert W. Markwart; her sons and daughters-in-law, Bob and Teresa Markwart, George Markwart, Mike and Patti Markwart; her granddaughters, Brittany, Kaitlyn, Lauren and Michelle Markwart; her great-grandson, Booker VanManen; her sister, Judy (Roger) Hullinger; sisters-in-law, Laurie Christopherson and Holly Swehla; and many nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place and a memorial service for Jean will be held on April 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Sparta Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made to Munson Hospice of Cadillac, 7985 Mackinaw Trail, Suite 100, Cadillac, MI 49601.