County Seat Newspaper
of Clare County


AUGUST 30, 1979 - FEBRUARY 20, 2023


Eleanore “Jeanette” Dale, 43 went to be with the Lord our Savior on February 20, 2023, she was born in Lansing, MI. on August 30, 1979.

Jeanette has resisted in Harrison, Michigan since 2012 moving from Monroe, MI. Jeanette was a member of Community Baptist Church of Harrison, MI.

Jeanette had several friends and family she  loved spending time with and checking in  on them and she loved going to Great Lake Loons baseball games with friends.

Surviving Jeanette is her dad, Chris Bywater, of Harrison, MI her brother, Calmer Lance, of Toledo, OH., her grandma Hilda Bywater of Durand, MI., her best friend of Virginia, Ann Bankston, and Karen Brown and Connie Higgins of Harrison, MI. and several Family and Friends. And her Companion Dog Snuggles.

Jeanette was preceded in death by her Mom, Barbara Bywater, her grandparents, and aunts and uncles, and her best friend Sonja Dougan.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Community Baptist Church of Harrison, MI on March 14, 2023. Visitation 10-11 a.m. Celebration of Life/Lunch 12 p.m. Noon. Burial at 3 p.m. weather permitting.

Memorial Gifts in memory for Jeanette may be considered for her final expenses, checks can be made out to Chris Bywater, or Community Baptist Church or call Clark-Stocking at 989-539-7810 with card.

To share an online memory or condolence with Jeanettes family please visit

Arrangements and care of Jeanette and her Family are Entrusted with Clark-Stocking Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services, Harrison, MI.