A memorial service celebrating Jean's life will be held Saturday at 1:00 PM, June 22, 2019 at The Ladies Library, 333 S Park St, Kalamazoo, MI 49007. With visitation following until 3:00 PM. Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may be to the Tidewell Hospice, Inc. www.tidewell.org or Labrador Rescue of Florida, Inc. www.lrrof.org
Died Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Tidewell Hospice House in Port Charlotte. Jean was born October 9, 1942 in Kalamazoo, Michigan to the late William and Nona (Winchell) Rouse. She moved to Port Charlotte in 1984 from Portage, Michigan. She married Frederick Pike in 1964 and was married for 30 years. Jean worked in the food industry for 32 years prior to moving to healthcare. She worked for Dr. Juan Rivera for 13 years before retirement. She is survived by her loving family, Cheryl (Tom) Wilkinson of Colon, MI and Carol (Jay) Enos of North Port, FL; a stepson, Frederick (Nicole) Pike, Jr. of Portage, MI; 3 sisters, Susan Smith of Kalamazoo, MI, Wendy Schiedel of Kalamazoo, MI and Ellen Keyser of Ohio; 2 brothers, William Rouse of Port Charlotte and Roy Rouse of Kalamazoo; 4 grandchildren, Kelly (Ben) Brusselmans, Eric Wilkinson, Colton Pike and Sienna Pike; 2 great-grandchildren, Jackson Brusselmans and Nolan Brusselmans. She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Higgins. Memorial services celebrating Jean's life will be held Saturday at 11:00 AM, May 11, 2019 at Roberson Funeral Home Chapel, 2151 Tamiami Trail, Port Charlotte, FL 33948. Memorial services in Kalamazoo will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to Tidewell Hospice, Inc. www.tidewell.org or Labrador Retriever Rescue of Florida, Inc. www.lrrof.org. Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to extend condolences to the family. Arrangements by Roberson Funeral Home & Crematory Port Charlotte Chapel.