Mrs. Jeannette Verbeem (nee Giasson), of Wallaceburg passed away peacefully on Monday, November 19, 2012 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Sydenham Campus, Wallaceburg, in her 85th year. Jeannette was a daughter of Romaine and Matilda (Morin) Giasson. Cherished wife of the late Peter Verbeem and the late Leo Normandin. Beloved mother of Nancy Rolls of Chatham, the late Jean (the late Dennis 2006) Belanger (2010). Loving grandmother of Marcel (Gwyn), Tim (Jennifer), Kevin (Angela), Jeff (Lesley), Tina (Fred), Tara (Jason), Cindy (Victor), and Steven. Also survived by 23 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren. Kind sister of Jackie (Bill) Dunlop. Predeceased by a granddaughter Melanie, a sister Eileen, and a brother Roland. Friends will be received at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg, on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday, November 22, 2012 from Holy Family Church in Wallaceburg at 10:00 am. Prayers will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday afternoon at 3:30 pm. Interment to follow in Riverview Cemetery, Wallaceburg. As an expression of sympathy, donations to Holy Family Church Building Fund or the Canadian Cancer Society may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in Memory of Jeannette Verbeem

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