Passed away on Saturday, November 2, 2013, after a short battle with cancer. Jean was the beloved wife and best friend of Ken Watson for 42 years. Loving mother of Kal Watson (wife Natalie) and Galen Watson (wife Cathy). Cherished grandmother to Aiden, Brooklynn, Paige and Grayson.
Jean was a dedicated ER Nurse who worked in Sarnia General, Port Huron and Sarasota Lakewood Ranch. Jean loved to travel, enjoyed golf and loved life to its fullest. Jean was the daughter of Grant (Stub) Thompson (deceased 1981) and Hazel Thompson of Strathroy and is survived by her 9 siblings: Don Thompson (Marj) of Strathroy, Terry Thompson (Sherrie) of Woodstock, Judy Westgate (Leonard) of Strathroy, Ross Thompson (Sonia) of Nairn, Mary Thompson of Poplar Hill, Roy Thompson (Bev) of St. Albert, Alberta, Susan Thompson of London, Barbara Carter (Lew) of Ilderton, and Anne Thompson-Wambua (Paul) of Nairobi, Kenya.
Thank you to family and friends, Palliative Care at Bluewater Health, and St. Joseph’s Hospice. Cremation has taken place. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 7, 2013, at Smith Funeral Home. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Joseph’s Hospice, Sarnia, or Canadian Cancer Society (cheques only at the funeral home please). smithfuneralhome.ca