We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Cleveland Funeral Home - Chaumont
THREE MILE BAY- Jeanette Ruth Edus, 84, of Church St. passed away after a 6 year battle with Dementia
on Monday August 1 st , 2022 at home under the care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Becker-Cleveland Funeral Home, Chaumont.
Jeanette was born on August 30 th , 1937 to the late Harry and Mildred (Cummings) Jackson in Three Mile
Bay. She attended Lyme Central Schools and received her GED a few years later.
Jeanette married Larry Edus on January 16 th , 1958.
She was a past member of the Three Mile Bay Fireman’s Auxillary. She was also a member of the
Women’s Bayview Club, and the Three Mile Bay United Methodist Church where she was a Eucharist
Minister for several years.
Jeanette is survived by her husband Larry; a daughter Sandra (Joseph) McGuire, Three Mile Bay; a son
Shawn Edus; a daughter in law Denise Edus, Chaumont; along with four grandchildren: Eric McGuire,
Jared McGuire, Brooke Edus, and Arianna Edus. She is also survived by 2 step grandchildren: Joshua
Mason and David Favert; a sister Mary Lowe, Watertown; and several nieces and nephews.
Jeanette is predeceased by her parents, a daughter Nancy Edus who passed shortly after birth, and a
brother Harry Jackson Jr.
Calling hours will be held Friday August 5 th , 2022 from 1pm-3pm with a funeral service at 3pm at the
Three Mile Bay United Methodist Church 8580 NYS Rt 12E Three Mile Bay, NY 13693. A burial will be
held immediately following at New Cedar Grove Cemetery in Chaumont, NY.
Online condolences may be made at ClevelandFHInc.com.