Born in Elva, Manitoba on October 27, 1918 passed away peacefully on June 19, 2010 in Chilliwack, B.C.
Predeceased by eldest son Richard and 1 sister Nellie.
Jean is survived by her loving husband of 69+ years, Lionel; children Thomas (Hilma), Ron, Myrna (Randy); grandchildren Cari (Rob), Laurie, Dianne (Shane), Christopher, Tara (Dale), Samantha (Jeff), Jeremy and Lee; 9 great-grandchildren; 1 sister Chrissie, daughter-in-law Paulette, as well as many nieces, nephews and dear friends in Brandon, MB, where Lionel and Jean spent many wonderful and happy years.
Jean was a lover of all things beautiful, specifically her family, flowers and nature. She had a great hand for needlepoint, gardening and knitting which her grandbabies received as gifts and keepsakes.
Jean will forever be loved and cherished by her family and friends.
A memorial service was held on Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at the Broadway MB Church in Chilliwack.
Should friends desire, donations in memory of Jean may be made to the Alzheimer Society of BC.
“Forever in our Hearts”
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