September 6, 1919 – April 19, 2015
Barr, Jean Bernice (nee Wilson) – Passed away peacefully at Macassa Lodge on Sunday, April 19, 2015 in her 96th year. Predeceased by her husband Jack (2012). She will be dearly loved and missed always by her son John and his wife Karen; grandchildren Sean (Julie), David, Jay (Kim), Scott (Melissa), Jamie and Brian (Jenny); and her 15 great-grandchildren. Jean had a special place in her heart for her nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her daughter Debbie and her husband Bill Thornton; brother James Wilson and his wife, Irene. Jean was an avid gardener, she loved to knit, she loved her cottage and in her later years took a cake decorating course. She loved to share all these things with her grandkids. Thank you to Macassa Lodge for the care given to Jean over the years. A special thank you to Rev. Rick Spies of St. Paul’s United Church for keeping Jean up-to-date with events happening at the church and for remembering her with flowers at Easter and Christmas. Friends will be received by the family on Monday, April 27th from 1:00 p.m. until the time of Jean’s Service at 2:00 p.m. at the Cattel, Eaton & Chambers Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas. Cremation has taken place. Interment Grove Cemetery. If you so wish, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.