Merced Sun Star
Tuesday, May 5, 1987, page 16
 
Genevieve Gillette
 
 Memorial services will be held Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at United Methodist Church in Merced for Genevieve M. Gillette, who died Sunday at the age of 89.
 
 The Rev. David G. Thompson of United Methodist Church of Merced and the Rev. Neal Harris of United Methodist Church of Le Grand and Chowchilla will officiate.
 
 Burial will be private under direction of Ivers and Alcorn Funeral Home.
 
 Mrs. Gillette, a homemaker, was born March 24, 1898 in Le Grand and lived there most of her life. she moved to Merced in 1975.
 
 Mrs. Gillette was a member of Le Grand Methodist Church for 75 years and a member of Le Grand Garden Club and the Merced County Historical Society.
 
 Mrs. Gillette was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Glenn Gillette.
 
 Surviving are a son, A. Glenn Gillette of Napa; a daughter, Donna Hall of Merced; a sister, Eleanore Newell of Fairfield; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
 
 Memorial contributions to the donor's favorite charity would be appreciated by the family.