Janet Lee McDonald

October 26, 1938September 9, 2020

Janet Lee McDonald, aged 81, died peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday September 9, 2020. Janet is survived by five sons Harold III “Marty” (Melissa) of Mulberry, FL; Mike of Dexter, MI; Mark (Sue) of Pinckney, MI; Paul (Laurie) of Midlothian, TX; and Andrew (Kathy) of Scottsdale, AZ; 12 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her two brothers Fred (Mary) Osterman of Parker, CO and Steve Osterman Canton, GA, plus two former Daughters-in-Law Peggy McDonald of Bartow FL and Sue Wilson of Chelsea, MI. Jan is preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Harold “Skip” McDonald Jr., her parents Rudy and Thelma Osterman, her brother Gary Osterman, and Sister-in-Law Linda Osterman. Jan was born in 1938 and raised in Flint, MI. She was a proud wife of a Vietnam Veteran, who served 20 years’ service in the US Air Force. Her passions included time with her family and friends, Traveling, Reading, Canoeing and Dancing. Skip and Jan owned Michigan Model Train Center and were the founders of Skip’s Huron River Canoe Livery at Delhi Metro Park. A private Celebration of Life will be held Saturday September 26. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Disease Research.


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Shannon McDonald

September 23, 2020

I am so thankful for all the wonderful memories I made with my Grandma. I loved traveling with her and hearing her stories about raising her 5 boys. She loved life and I miss her terribly.

Marty McDonald

September 19, 2020

Best Mom ever! Always there for us through thick and thin, good and bad. Love you, miss you. Rest In Peace. Your in a better place now.

Debbie & Mike Lafond

September 18, 2020

We are so very sorry for your loss. Your mother/grandmother was so loved by you all. I met her a few times and she was always so kind to me. I hope you find peace and comfort in the memories of the good times you shared together. Sending you all much love.❤️


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