Ever Rest Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel

1783 East Keating Ave, Muskegon, MI


Jeanette Theresa Tufts

August 11, 1926August 12, 2019

Jeannette Theresa Tufts, died at age 93, surrounded by her loving family on Monday, August 12, 2019 in Muskegon. She was born on August 11, 1926 in Stevens Point, Wisconsin to the late Daniel and Hattie (Sobish) Kotlewski. Jeanette worked as a homemaker and seamstress. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Thomas Tufts, Jr., one son Timothy Tufts and daughter in law Jane Tufts, one brother and two sisters. Jeanette is survived by two daughters, Cathi (Warren) Vanderwell of St. Augustine, FL and Diane Tufts of Muskegon, one son Donald (Denise) Tufts of Muskegon, many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. There will be a visitation on Tuesday August 20, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Ever Rest Funeral Home and Chapel. A Memorial service will be on Wednesday, August 21 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with a visitation one hour prior. Burial will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Harbor Hospice or charity of choice.


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 20, 2019
  • Visitation Wednesday, August 21, 2019
  • Memorial Service Wednesday, August 21, 2019


Jeanette Theresa Tufts

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Cindy Dorsey (Kolarik)

August 16, 2019

Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Remembering so many fun times over on Seventh Street. She was a great lady! May God comfort you all in peace.