Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Jean (Cook) Addison?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Jean's memory.
Coping with Grief
We would like to offer our sincere support to anyone coping with grief. Enter
your email below for our complimentary daily grief messages. Messages run for up to one year and you
can stop at any time. Your email will not be used for any other purpose.
Jean (Cook) Addison
May 16, 1936 ~ June 17, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old
33 Trees, Flowers, or Condolences have been shared with support of Jean's family - View on Tribute Wall
In Loving Memory of Jean (Cook) Addison
May 16, 1936 - June 17, 2023
It is with great sadness her family announce the passing of Jean Addison (nee Cook) at the Manitoulin Health Centre in Mindemoya on June 17th 2023, at the age of 87.
Jean is survived by her beloved husband of 67 years, Arthur.
Loving mother of Debbie Addison-Brawn, Pennie Addison and Joe Addison.
Cherished grandma of Sydney & Roslyn Addison-Rudat and Jacob Addison.
Predeceased by her parents Bert and Lauretta (Williams) Cook, her sister Betty (Fred) Rumley and her son-in-law Danny Brawn.
Sadly missed by her sister-in-law and lifelong best friend Kay (Allen)Everett, and brother-in-law Danny (Joy) Addison.
Auntie Jean will be mourned as well by her nephew Tom(Linda) Rumley, nieces Kim(Darren) Lewis; Susie Slomke; Emilie(Jeff) Hyde & nephew Ted Addison. Also much loved by many great nieces and nephews.
Jean loved and was much loved by her community of friends and family in Silver Water; where she was born, married and raised a family until relocating to Waters Twp from 1970-1994 when they retired back to Manitoulin Island.
An active community member, Jean loved her time working with the UCW, Women’s Institute, fundraising for the Cancer society and a number of other functions to support her community.
Childhood sweethearts Arthur and Jean loved music and enjoyed many waltzes around the community hall dance floor! Jean loved gardening, and was a talented baker – the sights, smell and taste of her pies, butter tarts, and peanut butter cookies will be especially missed. Their grandchildren’s lives brought them many years of joy especially following their passions of music, theatre and hockey.
Love and hugs forever and ever Amen! Any donations would be appreciated in Jean’s memory to St Andrews United Church, Canadian Cancer Society, or a charity of your choice.
A life well lived.
Family and friends will gather
at Simpson Funeral Home
on Tuesday, June 27, 2023 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm.
A funeral service will take place
at Silver Water United Church
on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 at 11am.
Burial to follow in the Silver Lake Cemetery
followed by a luncheon at the Silver Water Community Hall.
Donations may be made in Jean's honour to St. Andrew's United Church, the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice.