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Jessie Marie Anderson Leiser, 94, of St. Joseph, handed away Friday, August 16, 2019, at Caretel Inns of Lakeland in St. Joseph.

A Celebration of Life Service will probably be held Saturday, August 24, 2019, at 1:00PM at Stevensville United Methodist Church, 5506 Ridge Rd., Stevensville, with Rev. David Hills officiating. Burial will happen at Lincoln Township Cemetery in Stevensville at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions could also be made to Caring Circle Hospice, 4025 Well being Park Ln., St. Joseph, MI 49085 or Stevensville United Methodist Church, 5506 Ridge Rd., Stevensville, MI 49127. These wishing to go away a message of condolence for the household might accomplish that on-line at www.starks-menchinger.com. 

Jessie was born February 28, 1925, to Chester and Dessie (Stump) Harper in Benton Harbor. She married the late Irving Anderson on December 31, 1945, whereas he was on depart from the Navy. They have been married 40 years earlier than his passing on July 1, 1986. Jessie was blessed to search out love a second time. Six weeks after her daughter Judy received married, Jessie purchased a automobile and a camper and headed to Florida the place she met Charles Leiser. He informed her to both marry him in Florida or he would comply with her to Michigan, they have been married on March 31, 1990, in Clermont, FL.

Jessie was a waitress at Win Schulers restaurant for 18 years earlier than retiring. She was a proud member of Stevensville American Legion Auxiliary submit #568 for 44 years and a previous president. Jessie had a robust religion in God that was proven by her dedication to the Clermont Methodist Church whereas in Florida and her varied positions on the Stevensville United Methodist Church the place she a previous president of the United Methodist girls’s fellowship group. In her spare time, Jessie liked , studying, was energetic in her girls’s group, taking part in playing cards and liked going to the on line casino. She was an avid Chicago Cubs fan, however most of all she liked her household and associates.

Jessie is survived by her youngsters, Thomas (Evelyn) Anderson of IL, Roger (Debra) Anderson of WI, Jack Anderson of NV, Judy (Tom) VanDerAue of St. Joseph, Susan (Mark) Jensen of WI, and William (Judy) Anderson of Sawyer; 9 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brothers, Robert Harper and Orvil Harper; quite a few nieces and nephews. She was preceded in demise by her dad and mom; first husband, Irving Anderson; second husband, Charles Leiser; and siblings, Katherine Johnson, Victor Harper, William, Hugh, and Virgil Harper.

The household of Jessie wish to give a particular due to Caring Circle Hospice, Eaton Home at Caretel, her grandchildren, Lisa Teichert and Kyle VanDerAue, and particular associates Mike and Ann Martin and household, and Mike and Bev VanTieghem.

Posted On: Tuesday, August 20, 2019 2:48 PM