Jeanette was born in Cleveland, to Eugene and Hattie (Heinrichs) Cook and graduated from Cuyahoga Hts. High in 1940. She then met and married her sweetheart, Russell Biddle, Jr, in 1944. Jeanette worked 23 years for American Greetings and, after retirement, she volunteered at the Medina Public Library and tutored children at York Elementary. Jeanette loved watching the Cleveland Indians games with her favorite player, Travis Hafner, the Cleveland Browns and Ohio State football games.
Jeanette was the loving mother of Jan Radachy, Wendy Bertke, and Debra Biddle. She was the proud Grandma of Jennifer Biddle, Shawn and Cody Bertke, Jim, Janet, and Jessi Radachy and Great Grandma to Jamie Smith -Radachy
Jeanette was preceded in death by her husband, Russell; parents, Eugene and Hattie Cook, and her daughter, Susan.
The Family wishes to thank Western Reserve Masonic Community for their support and love for Mom; we also wanted to thank the aides, nurses and the great people she became close to at Western Reserve. We also want to thank Medina County Hospice for their loving care.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 5 P.M., Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina 44256. Funeral service will be held at 11 A.M., Friday, March 21, 2014, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Brooklyn Heights Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Mary Grace Foundation, P.O. Box 1822 Medina, OH 44258.