Jeannette M. Sherwood

August 29, 1935 ~ August 29, 2021 (age 86)


Sherwood, Jeannette “Jeanie” – of Corunna, age 86, died Sunday, August 29, 2021. Per Jeannette’s, wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no services held.

Jeannette was born in Saginaw, Michigan on August 29, 1935, the daughter of the late Frank and Mary (Dycewicz) Zapolski. She graduated from Saint Andrew High School Saginaw, MI, in 1953. She married Robert J. Bruns on June 1, 1957. Sadly, after just 16 years of marriage, Robert passed away. Years later, Jeannette met and married Frederick Sherwood with whom she was married to until 2010 when he passed away. Jeannette was an avid reader and enjoyed spending time relaxing outdoors with a good book and cup of coffee. She loved sewing, camping with her family at Michigan State Parks and would spend her weekends finding treasures at garage/rummage sales.

Surviving are: children, Robert Bruns (Marlene Simmons), Michael (Valerie) Bruns, Todd (Lorene) Bruns; grandchildren, Erick (Kristen) LaPorte, Corie (James) Switalski, Melissa (Sean) Welch, Stacey Bruns (Elliott Hall); great-grandchildren, Liliana and Wesley LaPorte, Ruby and James Switalski, Mackenzie and Greyson Welch, E.J. Hall; sister, Jackie (Gary) Rupert; brother, John (Paula) Zapolski; nieces and nephews. Jeannette had a close community of friends at River Walk Apartments, Corunna, with whom she loved spending time with every day. She was preceded in death by her husbands Robert J. Bruns and Frederick Sherwood; brothers Jim and Jerry Zapolski; daughter Jeanine L. LaPorte and son-in-law Rick LaPorte.Those desiring to do so may make memorial contributions to the LUNGevity Foundation or Water for People. You may light a memorial candle or share a memory at 


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