Jean Gross of Clearwater, BC, passed away at Dr. Helmcken Memorial Hospital, Clearwater, on November 19, 2015 at 76 years of age. Born Frances Jean Lee in Chatham Ontario on December 22, 1937, Jean leaves her husband Gordon; sons Randy (Sherron), Raymond (Mary) and Carl; daughters Susan (Richard) and Carrie (Rod); daughter-in-law Diane; 13 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and many foster children. Jean was predeceased by her son Ralph, daughter Karol and son Michael.
Jean spent her career in early childhood development and she cared passionately for this field. As a retiree, Jean took a great interest in seniors’ issues in Clearwater and the North Thompson valley, and helped with a number of seniors’ organizations and initiatives.
A Celebration of Life for Jean Gross will be held at a later date. Donations would be appreciated to the Canadian Cancer Society, 214 – 141 Victoria Street, Kamloops, BC, V2C 1Z5. Condolences may be sent to the family online at www.NTFuneral.com Arrangements entrusted to North Thompson Funeral & Drake Cremation Services, Clearwater, BC, 250-674-3030.Print This Obituary & Condolences