Beavers (ne Kernohan), Jean Marie

Beavers (ne Kernohan), Jean Marie

July 18th, 2015

Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice - London on Saturday, July 18th, 2015, at the age of 89. Jean had a patient way and a thoughtful presence.  She will be fondly remembered for her keen mind, quick wit, generous soul and kind heart.  Beloved wife of the late Leland Beavers (2008) for 60 years. Loving mother of Glenn and Jane, Janet and Doug Dynes, Paul and Jintana, and Suzanne and Blaine Kueneman. She will be greatly missed by her grandchildren:  Meghan Beavers Neville, Joshua Beavers, Matthew and Tanja Kueneman and Brittany Kueneman (Brad Jones). Proud great-grandmother of Connor and Ryan Neville and Beckett Kueneman. Survived by her sister-in-law Doreen Kernohan as well as her extended family. Jean was raised by her parents, the late Wesley and Verna Kernohan, in the Grove community of London along with her brothers, the late Donald and Fred. Friends will be received on Wednesday from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, where the funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.  Interment at St. Marys Cemetery, 150 Cain Street, N4X 1B7. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Jean are asked to consider St. Joseph’s Hospice - London or the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario.

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Wayne & Sharon ZelenkoOur deepest sympathy to Jean's Family for their loss. Jean was a wonderful lady. I have a lot of fond memories of Orchard Days.
Bruce WoodleyFond Memories I am so sorry to read this morning of Jean's passing. Many family gatherings were held at your home just west of London that my parents took us to, approximately 50 years ago. I will never forget these wonderful times with your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time.
Joe VilacaPaul and family, Our deepest condolences from the Vilaca family of Richmond Hill (Joe, Cathy, Matthew, Lauren). Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Joe
Harry and Ann BrouwerHarry and I send our deepest condolences to Jean's entire family. We have been neighbours for many years and Jean will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Gladys ShawTo Sue, Blaine and family, my sincere sympathy in losing your Mom and Grandma.
Kathy WallisMy sincere sympathy. Mom enjoyed many a card game with Jean and we all have such happy memories of their gang. I'm sorry but Dave and I are away so I won't be able to pay my respects, but I will be thinking of your family.
Bruce and Marg McCorquodaleWe extend sincere sympathy to all your family. We will miss Jean at our family gatherings. She always greeted every one with a smile. The smile is what we will remember. Your memories of the her and Lee will a comfort to you all.
Debra and John BannisterWe send our biggest, warmest hugs to Janet, Doug and the whole family. We never met Janet's Mom but from what we know she was a vivacious women who took with great strength and patience all the world had to throw at her and treated it and everyone with kindness and love. Her spirit will be missed.
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