Passed on: December 11th, 2012
Jean passed away peacefully on December 6, 2012 at Providence Place. Jean is predeceased by her loving husband William (Bill) Ridley; mother Annie Allen; brothers: Maxwell, Alex, George, Russell and baby Ray; sisters: Florence, Doris, Bernie and Kathleen. nephews: John Thiessen, Ralph Rogerson and Jackie Burns. She is survived by nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Jean was born in Maple Creek, SK on April 14, 1917. She had a great love for music, horses, wild animals and a special love for her dog, Sally. Jean belonged to the Christian Woman’s Group at St. Marks Presbyterian Church in Moose Jaw. Many wonderful years were spent at their cabin at Buffalo Pound Lake. Jean enjoyed her life on the Ranch. Jean’s family would like to thank the nurses and aids on St. Vincent’s Wing for the wonderful care given to Jean during the years she called Providence Place home. A Private Family Service and Interment will be held at a later date. For those so wishing memorial donations may be directed to the Moose Jaw Humane Society, Box 1658, Moose Jaw, S6H 7K7. In living memory of Jean, a memorial planting will be made by W. J. Jones & Son Funeral Home. Please sign the memorial register book at website: www.wjjonesandson.com (Obituaries).