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“My dear Janet long time friend since 1962 at college roommates. Always true Christian friends. Its going be another year, April 5 you are gone. But...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Dee Smith - Houston, TX

“We affectionately call Janet "Gramma Janet" she babysat my 1st daughter Lynsey for many years. She was a Angel on earth, always kind, never...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Karen LaVigne - Cheboygan, MI

“Janet was one of my favorite patients when she used to come to Dr. H.'s office. She was always so sweet and kind. I'll always remember her...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Jan F

“Our family send our Sincere Condolences. Mrs. Janet, you were a life long friend to my Aunt Dee here in Texas. She spoke and speaks highly of you. It...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Angel Ackley - New Caney, TX

“Janet this is your friend of 55 years.gone but, never will be forgotten. A lot of good memories.I will miss u greatly. But see u again. Cause this...Read More »
5 of 20 | Posted by: dee smith - houston, TX

“Janet where do I begin.we met in 1962 at college in San Antonio, tx. IBC.we were roommates. Boy did we have fun. We sure loved our tacos.ha. u were...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: dee( Dolores) smith - Houston, TX

“I Was one of janets caregivers for 4 months .and got the chance to know her, she was one of the sweetest lady's I knew. I'm glad i had the chance to...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Misty Renaud - BAY CITY, MI

“Sympathy, and Prayers to Janet's Family, She was such a sweet caring individual of everyone. I was one of her caregivers when she was at home, we...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Lonnie Kolmodin - Bay City, MI

“To Our Dear Sweet Jeanie, Wade and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. we are so sorry for the loss of your beautiful and sweet Mother. ...Read More »
9 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Jerry and family so sorry for your loss. What a beautiful picture of your mother. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Sean Herrera - Bay City, MI

“Condolences to Roger and the Faustin Families. Know that your happy memories with carry you through this very sad time. My Uncle Bob was married to...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Cindy (Windt) Roberts - Bay City, MI

“I am so saddened to hear of her passing she was such a beautiful soul,But no more pain,Prayers to her and her family,Kathy Huntley from the lab at...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Kathy Huntley - BAY CITY, MI

“Oh she was very special. Soft and sweet and funny. She made the best tacos ever. I will miss you dear friend. ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Elizabeth Stein - Sacramento, CA

“She Will Be Remembered As you share the stories and the memories of how she lived her life, and how very much she meant,May you find comfort in...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Roger & Janice Faustin - Bay City, MI

“Janet was my music partner for 14 years... her playing organ and me on piano...all for God's glory. Janet was a soft spoken, musically...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: Carol Durfee - Midland, MI

“She stood up in our wedding. Don and Marilyn Nobbs in1961. ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Marilyn Nobbs - Midland, MI

“Oh, what a wonderful, wonderful lady! I will never forget her. Janette, Jerry and Jeanie, you were blessed beyond measure to have such a beautiful,...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Deb Titus - Indianapolis, IN

“Praying for the family❤ ”
18 of 20 | Posted by: CeCe (Phelps) Halsey - Tucson, AZ

“I will miss your cards and phone calls.that were so special to me.My favorite in peace .play love you......cousin vicki ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Vicki Coster - Grant, MI - family

“Cousin Janet was a Godly woman, and one of the Prayer Warriors at First Pentecostal. And, while she had Rheumatoid Arthritis and breast cancer, I...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: J. Ervin Bates - MASON, MI

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Janet Jean Faustin, age 71 years, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, April 05, 2017 at McLaren Bay Region, after a long battle with breast cancer and rheumatoid arthritis. She was born in Bay City on August 11, 1945, the daughter of the late Raymond and Estelle Bates. Janet was an active member of the First Pentecostal Church, where she played the organ, piano and accordion during many church services.

Surviving family include her three children; Janette (Duane) Rossmann, Jerry Ray (Elizabeth) Faustin and Jeanie (Wade) Faustin; five grandchildren, Jeremy, Rachel, Madison, Timothy and Emma; also surviving are two sisters-in-law, Sharon Kay Bates and Sharon Rose Bates; a special friend and caregiver, Nancy Lambert and many nieces, nephews and friends. Janet was preceded in death by her brothers, Richard and Gerald Bates; birth mother Genevieve Bates and the father of her children, Jerome Faustin.

Memorial service will be at 12 noon on Saturday, April 15, 2017 at the First Pentecostal Church, 2884 E. North Union in Bay City. The Rev. Michael D. Wood officiating. The family will greet friends at the church on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Those desiring may make contributions to the wishes of the family.