Jean Marilyn Collette
December 24, 1931 - December 22, 2012
Jean M. Collette was called home by the Lord on Dec. 22, 2012. She was born Dec. 24, 1931 in Glendale, Calif. to John P. McDonald and Laura Greenly McDonald.
Her parents and her brother, Robert McDonald, preceded her in death.
Mrs. Collette loved the mountains and she, with her parents and brother, camped many years in the June Lake area of California and after she married C.A. Bud Collette in January 1953, they too camped and traveled throughout their married life.
Mrs. Collette is survived by her husband of 59 years, Bud Collette (they would have celebrated 60 years together in January 2013); son, David Collette; daughter, Cindy Fellenz; and four grandchildren, Martin and Robert Collette, Laura and Austin Fellenz; and one great-grandson, Roland Collette, age 4, and one on the way.
There will be a memorial service held at a later date.
Donations in Mrs. Collette’s memory may be sent to the Payson United Methodist Church, 414 N. Easy St., Payson, AZ 85541 or to the American Cancer Society.
Mrs. Collette will be greatly missed by her family and friends.