Age 82, of Lansing, MI, passed away on June 18, 2013. Jean was one of two children born to Roy and Effie Fielder in Beckley, WV.
Jean was married to Major “Sparky” Sparks for 51 years and they were graced with three daughters: Linda Muth, Brenda Morrissey and Sandy Green. Jean delighted in bringing family and friends together, and her gentle and beautiful spirit and good humor lent itself well to that task.
She is survived by her daughters, Brenda and Linda (Jay); three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Nancy (Jack) Hager; nephew, Robert Hager and family; and dozens of others whose lives she has forever touched.
The funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, June 24, 2013, at the Estes-Leadley Greater Lansing Chapel. Interment will follow at Deepdale Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Delta Township Library.