Jean P. Commons, 83

Jean P. Commons, 83, of Newburg, formerly of Kewaskum, passed away on Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, at her home.

She was born on April 6, 1928, in Grandville, the daughter of the late Ernest and Magnolia (Inman) Ponton, and on Dec. 18, 1944, she united in marriage to Clifford Commons in Hancock, Mich. Clifford preceded Jean in death on Nov. 13, 2007. 

Jean was a beautiful person inside and out. She will be deeply missed by her family. 

Those Jean leaves behind to cherish her memory include four children, Jim (Bonnie) Commons, Steve (Hollie) Commons, Sue (Donald) Verran and Dennis Commons, a sister, Pat Meier, 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends. 

In addition to her husband and parents, Jean was preceded in death by a sister, Jeroline Gruel. 

Private services for Jean will be held. 

The Miller Funeral Home in Kewaskum has been entrusted with Jeanís arrangements. Additional information and guest book may be found at