Jean Margaret Shortreed
April 12, 1928 – June 22, 2018
Friday June 22, 2018, Jean Margaret Shortreed (Stewart) passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family, daughter Susan Evans, grandchildren, Sarah, David (Jenny), Chris (Alexa), Katherine (Thiago) Evans, Kelly (Patrick) Knill and Bill Shortreed, and her great grandchildren, Kaya Shortreed, Jaxson and Madison Knill, Hunter, Mackenzie, Emily and Alexandra Evans, her sister, Mary Downs and her family, Barry, Bill, Elizabeth (Bruce), Susan (Steven) and Curtis Morgans. Jean was predeceased in 2015 by her son, Ken.
Jean proudly grew up and raised her family in the Kerrisdale neighbourhood of Vancouver. She was an accomplished pianist through her teenage years, then later shared her talent as a piano teacher Bowen Island summers held very special memories for Jean and all her family. Later, she spent several years living in West Vancouver where she enjoyed walking the sea wall daily, and also enjoyed travels with Mary and Barry. She made many friends while working at Marjolin, later Pebbles Children’s Clothing store in Dundarave.
Our family’s sincere appreciation to the caring staff at Braddan Private Hospital where Jean spent her last 3 years.
Our family will gather to celebrate Gram’s life.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Jean Margaret Shortreed 2018.source