Born April 22, 1936 – Allumette Island, Quebec
Died March 4, 2017 – Ottawa, Ontario
Jean Mary Brennan, passed peacefully at Carlingview Manor, Ottawa with her loving family at her side on March 4, 2017 at the age of 80 years. Jean Brennan (nee Spence) of Ottawa and formerly of Allumette Island, Quebec, beloved wife of the late Clifford Joseph Brennan. Loved and cherished mother of Wally (Andrea Simon) and Shane (Tammy Harris) of Ottawa. Dear Grannie of Cara of Halifax, Matthew of Ottawa, Katie and Erin of Kingston. Dear sister of late Mansel Spence (Charlene) of Cornwall, Ida Czmielewski (Dennis), Denzil Spence (Claudette) both of Allumette Island, Colleen Sullivan (late Jerry) of Lucan and Joan Gravelle (Scotty) of Calgary. Predeceased by her dear parents Dillion Spence and Mary (Ryan) of Allumette Island and brothers Eldon and Andy. Fondly remembered by nieces and nephews, cousins, friends and her former co-workers at BMO. Sincere thanks to the Ottawa Civic Hospital Fifth floor medical team for dignified care and compassion. Special thanks to the Carlingview Manor staff who made her final days peaceful and respectful. Friends may pay respects at the
Kelly Funeral Home, Barrhaven Chapel
3000 Woodroffe Avenue, Nepean, ON K2J 4G3
Tuesday March 7, 2017 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Wednesday, March 8, 2017 to St. Maurice Church (4 Perry Street, Ottawa, K2G 1K5) for Mass of Christian Funeral at 10:30 a.m. Interment to follow at St Patrick’s cemetery in the spring. In lieu of flowers, donations are welcome to the Canadian Alzheimer’s Society.