Jean (nee McNally) Willis

Jean Willis (nee McNally)

1917 – 2006

Having just celebrated her 89th birthday, Jean Willis passed away quietly at Vernon

Jubilee Hospital on December 5th , surrounded by her family. Born Jean McNally in Guelph, Ontario, she met Ted, her husband of 64 years, when he was fortunate enough to have one of his RCAF postings near where she lived. She was blessed with four sons and one daughter – David of Vernon (Joanne); Ted of Regina, Saskatchewan (Heather); Eric of Collingwood, Ontario (Margaret); Greg of Vernon (special friend Jane); Melanie of Ottawa, Ontario (Peter). Out of this sorry bunch came six much-loved grandchildren, Colin (Candace), Eric (Colby), Andrew, Brendan (Julie), Liam, and Christina, and three great-grandchildren, Michael, Laurenne, and Emerson. She also parts with numerous extended family members who were dear to her, as well as many close friends and bridge partners. A celebration service for Jean will take place at 2pm on Monday, December 11th at Vernon Funeral Home, 3007 – 28th Street, Vernon, BC with Mr. Blair Odney officiating. In lieu of flowers, Ted would prefer anyone interested in remembering Jean to make a donation to a charity of their own choice.

Arrangements are in the care of Vernon

Funeral Home 542-0155. Condolences

can be emailed to 1027@alderwoods.com