Lynn D. Sheets, age 83, of Jackson, died after a brief illness, Saturday July 18, 2020. He was born in Jackson December 3, 1936, to Lawrence and Bernice Sheets. Surviving are two sons; Jeff and Wally; granddaughter Savannah, three grandsons, Chad, Brian and Jason, brother Francis and sister Marvelene. He attended Jackson High School and Jackson Community College earning his trade as a Tool & Die Maker. Preceded in death by his loving wife Julie Ann (Loveland); son Mike and brother Lyle. Lynn retired from Jackson Tool & Die and was a longtime member of the Elk’s Lodge #113, American Legion Post #29, Moose Lodge #156 and the Northwest Lions Club, he also served in the Army National Guard. He loved to play cards, watch the Detroit Tigers, the Lions and the Michigan Wolverines. Lynn was united with Julie exactly 24 years to the day of her passing. She is saving him a seat at the card table with Connie and John Moran, John Loveland and Aunt Mary.
Mr. Sheets is at the Watson Funeral Chapel where services will be held Saturday 1:00 pm, interment Woodland Cemetery, Michael D. Mason officiating. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice House 2150 Kingsbrooke Dr. Jackson, Mi 49202. Visitation Saturday from 12:00 noon until the time of service.
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Henry Ford Allegiance Hospice Home
2150 Kingsbrooke Drive, Jackson MI 49202