Jessie Tees

Jessie Ina Tees passed away peacefully at Hospice House on Monday, March 3rd, 2003 at the age of 93 years. Jessie is survived by her loving son John (Clara), two grandchildren John Louis (Alma), Lisa (Mike) and one great granddaughter Cora Lee. Jessie was predeceased by her loving husband John in 1963. Jessie was born in Edinburgh, Scotland on December 23rd, 1909. She lived most of her life in Winnipeg, MB and moved to Vernon in 1984. The final years of Jessie’s life were spent at The Coldstream Meadows Retirement Community. During her working life, Jessie held a variety of business positions. She was most proud of her twenty year service with Social Services at the Winnipeg General Hospital. Until her vision failed her, Jessie enjoyed reading. She was an avid sports fan, especially watching hockey on television. At Jessie’s request, no formal funeral service will be held. Cremation will follow and her remains will be interred with her late husband in the Elmwood Cemetery in Winnipeg, MB at a later date. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME 250-542-4333.