Neal, Jean

92 years, passed away Friday October 10, 2014 at Windsor Regional Hospital Met Campus. Beloved wife of the late Melvin (1990). Dear mother of Richard, Ken (Cheryl). Loving grandmother of Donald and Kailyn Neal, Dustin Neal and Kayla, Deanna Pimentel and Jimmy and great grandmother of Aidan, Alyssa, Jase and Brayden. Dear sister of Shirley Williams (the late Arthur). Dear sister-in-law of Wilbert Neal (Edeltraud) and the late James Neal (1971). Several nieces and nephews also survive. Jean was a longtime member of the Ruthven Rebekah Lodge. Jean and her husband Mel were the former owners of Fox & Neal Orchards in Ruthven. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Olinda-Ruthven United Church or charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. For further information please call the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street Leamington at 519-326-2631. Friends may send condolences or make a charitable contribution online at


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