March 22, 1926 – February 2, 2011
Jean Rebecca Wilkins, born March 22, 1926 in Mundare, AB, passed away peacefully on February 2, 2011 with her family at her side. She enjoyed life to the fullest. She was a world traveller but Maui held a special place in her heart. She enjoyed socializing with friends and family. Spending time with her children and grandchildren gave her the most enjoyment in life. She enjoyed a special relationship with her niece MaryAnn and her husband Ed Morris, with whom she shared much Love and Laughter together. She spent her final years living at the Lodge at Valley Ridge and made many new friends there. She will be greatly missed by her sister Laura (Jim) Roebuck from Edmonton, AB. Jean was predeceased by her husband John Wilkins in 1988. She is survived by her three daughters, Carolyn (Spencer) Chivers, Janet Wilkins and Gail Wilkins; her son Matthew (Valerie) Wilkins; and her grandchildren, Carla, Nichole, Danielle, Jonathan, Alex, and Cameron.
A Celebration of Life will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.), on Saturday, February 5, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. You may forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to Calgary Progressive Lifestyles Foundation, Suite 140, 1935 – 32 Avenue N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 7C8, www.cplf.ca.
In living memory of Jean Wilkins, a tree will be planted at Big Hill Springs Park, Cochrane by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences