CALDER, JANETTE (WOLCOTT) Age 98 of Livonia, passed away in her sleep January 20, 2014, at Woodhaven Retirement Community where she had lived since 2009. She was married to Alexander Calder for 74 years until his death in 2007. A 1933 graduate of Highland Park H.S. she was an accomplished seamstress, a devoted mother, a loving wife, and a proud homemaker. She will be deeply missed by her four sons: George of Westland, Neil (Michele) of Henderson, Nevada, Gary (Debra) of Okemos, Michigan, and Kenneth of Livonia. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. According to her wishes, there will be no viewing or visitation, she will be cremated, and her ashes will be combined with her husband's in Livonia's Parkview Cemetery. A memorial service will be held later, probably in April, at St. Matthew's United Methodist Church. Donations in her memory can be made to St. Matthew's Memorial Fund, 30900 Six Mile Rd., Livonia, MI 48152, or to Woodhaven Retirement Community, 29667 Wentworth, Livonia, MI 48154. Arrangements in the care of Fred Wood Funeral Home Livonia, MI.
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George,Neil,Gary & Kenneth All of you & entire family have my heartfelt sorrow for the death of your Beloved Mother Janette. I am quite sure she is missed very much by all of you.No doubt there is a huge empty spot in your hearts now that she is gone from your lives. Remember Jesus words"Happy are those who mourn,since they will be comforted.Matthew 5:4.