Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Gelena Wetherbee

   Gelena B. “Jean” Wetherbee, 89, of Beaverton passed away Jan. 6, 2008 at Tender Care Nursing Home-Midland.

   She was born in Newnan, Georgia on May 7, 1918 to Oslin and Ida (Bisland) Barron.

   She was a homemaker and had lived in Gladwin County since 1976, previously residing in Hazel Park, Michigan. She was a member of Albright Shores Eagles Auxiliary Aerie #3655.

   She married Robert Wetherbee on Oct. 17, 1970 in Hazel Park. He preceded her in death in 1989. She had also been married to Robert Kalina who preceded her in death in 1955.

   She is survived by her daughter, Gayle (William) Wyatt of Beaverton; seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; sister, Francis Tarr of Georgia; brother, Ralph Barron of Florida; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her two husbands; daughter, Karen Staley; and great-grandson, Jeremy Wyatt.

   Visitation is Friday, Jan. 11, 2008 from 2-9 p.m. at Hall- Kokotovich Funeral Home in Beaverton. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008 at the funeral home with Terry Kubczak officiating.

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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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September 2009
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