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Jon Richard Gillett

July 29, 1968 ~ May 18, 2020 (age 51)

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Jon Richard Gillett of Eaton Rapids,

Passed away May 18, 2020 at the age of 51. Jon was born in Eaton Rapids, July 29, 1968, the son of Larry and Rosemary (French) Gillett. He was a 1988 graduate of Eaton Rapids High School. Jon worked as a metal fabricator, a roofer and was also a very talented woodworker prior to being diagnosed with Leukemia. Jon did enjoy working in his garden raising vegetables. He was a beloved son, brother and uncle who will be greatly missed.

Jon is survived by his mother, Rosemary Gillett of Okemos; sisters, Chintelle Gillett of Okemos, Jessica (Josh) Reeves of Okemos; several cousins, aunts and uncles. He was preceded in death by his father; grandparents, Ralph and Marion French, Robert and Lorena Gillett.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 am Thursday May 21, 2020 at Fowler Cemetery with visitation taking place at the Mills Funeral Home, Shelly-Odell Chapel one hour prior to the service. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the family. Online condolences may be placed at

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Graveside Service
May 21, 2020

11:00 AM
Fowler Cemetery

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