Alice Jeanne Waid, age 82, of Adrian, died on Friday, October 7, 2016, at home under the loving care of her family and Hospice of Lenawee. She was born December 28, 1933, in Adrian to Forrest Dale and Jeannette Anna (Jones) Laudenslager. She had been employed by Spielman's from 1979 until the store closed. She graduated from Adrian High School in 1952, where she was in band as a percussionist and recipient of the Sousa Award.
Jeanne is survived by four sons, Andrew C. Waid of Colon, Michigan, Christopher J. (Luis) Waid-Nato of Ypsilanti, Timothy R. Waid of Manitou Beach, and Thomas C. Waid of Colorado; a daughter, Amy J. Waid of Adrian, MI and Shelly Gregg-June of Adrian, MI whom was like her sixth child; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; two
brothers; one sister; and her companion, Lavon Gregg.
A celebration of Jeanne's life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 12, 2016, at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 12:00 noon until 1:45 p.m. prior to the funeral service at Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian. Cremation will follow the funeral service.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital or the American Cancer Society. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.