On February 3, 2021, Jean Barry of Athabasca passed away at the Boyle Healthcare Centre at the age of 75, following a long and courageous challenge with Multiple Myeloma.
Jean was a vibrant and energetic woman and will live in our hearts forever.
She is cherished and survived by Leonard, her loving husband of 53 years; son Dion (Jennifer) of Westlock and daughter Janeen (Dwayne) Pente of Athabasca; grandchildren Joshua Collins, Abigail (Chris), Maggie and Sarah Barry, Samantha and Taylor Pente; great-grandson Tyson Pente; siblings Edwin (Pat) Brown, Philip (Betty) Brown, Mavis Jacobs and Shirley (Gary) A’Hearn; brother-in-law Don (Diane) Barry, sisters-in-law Corinne (Jerry) Dotchak and Janet (Jake) Jancikic; many extended family members, lifelong friends, and all those whose lives she touched.
A celebration of life will be held in the summer.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to South Athabasca Entertainment Society.
Our thanks go to Dr. Ogunnupe and staff at the Barrhead Community Cancer Centre, Athabasca Healthcare Centre, Wildrose Villa Lodge, and Boyle Healthcare Centre.