TURGOOSE, Jean W.
Jean W. Turgoose in her 96th year, passed away peacefully at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Charlottetown, on Friday, June 30, 2017, after a very short illness. She was the loving wife of the late Peter J. Turgoose. Jean was the loving mother of John (Grete Jensen), Philip (Marlene Bryan); grandmother of Anne-Marie, Sven, Ian, Megan, Gillian and Erika; and great-grandmother of Alexander, Peter, Lusmore and Félix. Jean was born in Huddersfield, England; married Peter in Shirehampton and moved to Chile in 1946 where her sons were born. Thereafter she moved to Canada and spent the last 38 enjoyable years in North Rustico and cherished her many friends and the Gallant family who adopted her. She was also renowned for knitting hundreds of hats for premie babies for the QEH and volunteered at the School Library. Flowers gratefully declined. If so desired, donations to the QEH Foundation would be appreciated. In keeping with Jean’s wishes; cremation has taken place. Online condolences may be sent at www.peifuneralcoops.com or by sending an email to centralqueensfh@ pei.aibn.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Central Queen’s Funeral Home, New Glasgow, P.E.I.