Obituary of Jo Anne Brittain
ADRIAN-Jo A. Brittain, age 78, of Adrian, died peacefully on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at Hospice of Lenawee’s Hospice Home in Adrian.
She was born May 19, 1941, in Toledo, Ohio to Lester E. and Elizabeth A. Farrant. On November 16, 1963, she married C. Dennis Brittain in Adrian and he survives. She and her husband, Dennis enjoyed spending their winters in Florida. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church and Beta Sigma Phi (Michigan Torch Bearer Iota). She was employed in banking over 30 years. Jo enjoyed gardening, especially her red poppies and working in the church’s memorial garden, reading, watercolors, and taking cruises.
In addition to her husband, Dennis, she is survived by a son, Jeffrey (Amber) Brittain of Marquette, MI; a daughter, Wendy (Patrick Schad) Brittain of Traverse City, MI; a granddaughter, Claire; two sisters, Patricia (John) Betz and Lois (Rob Sweeney) Witt all of Florida; a brother, Scott (Barbara) Farrant of Illinois; and was loved by all her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, and two sisters, Jane Seabolt and Barbara Linehan.
At Jo’s request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home with Gail Blum officiating. Visitation will be held Monday, September 23, 2019 from 6-8 p.m.
You may send condolences to the family at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. In lou of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.To send flowers to the family of Jo Brittain, please visit Tribute Store