Jean Evelyn Gettle 1922 - 2017 Jean Gettle passed away on Friday, April 14, 2017. Jean was born in San Francisco to George and Evelyn Raubinger. She grew up in Alameda where she attended Alameda High School and UC Berkeley. She married John Gettle in 1944. They lived in San Carlos and were longtime residents of Redwood City. During WWII, Jean worked as a draftswoman at Litton Electron Industries of San Carlos. She retired from Litton after 40 years. She spent many family outings at Russian River, Santa Cruz mountains and Yosemite. She enjoyed swimming, gardening in her vegetable garden and canning. Jean's paternal great-grandfather was Charles G. White, a shipbuilder in North Beach San Francisco. Jean is predeceased by her husband John and survived by son, Jason Gettle (Amy) and daughter, Janice Preston. Surviving grandchildren are Victoria Gettle, Michelle Preston (Arnie), Todd Preston (Missy) and Adam Preston (Cathy), and one great-grandchild. No services will be held.
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