Jean Evelyn Nelson

Jean Evelyn Nelson

Passed away in White Rock in her 90th year. She is predeceased by Jack, her beloved husband of 52 years. She will be deeply missed by her children Jill, David (Marlene) and John; her sisters Rita and Loretta, 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren and many friends.

Jean was born in Edmonton, then moved to Ladner as a young girl. Following WWII she married Jack and they moved to Paradise Lodge on Francois Lake. Later Jack joined the Forest Service and they lived throughout BC, finally settling in Mission.

Following Jack’s death (1997), Jean retired to White Rock. She was an avid gardener, renowned for her beautiful flowers.

A Celebration of Life was held May 22, 2014 at Crescent Beach.

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