On April 15, 2014 Jean Kathleen Coutts passed away peacefully in her sleep after an 11 month battle with colon cancer. She leaves to cherish her memory her husband of almost 34 years, Chris Jager; son, Sean Jager of Vancouver; uncle, Walter Brickman of Forestburg; sister, Peggy Jorgensen (Don) of Calgary; brother, Bob Coutts (Linda) of Forestburg; and many cousins, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Stan and Selma Coutts.
Jean was born in Galahad, Alberta on June 20, 1953. Her passions in life were her family and friends, the practice of law and her garden. She will be remembered for her wonderful smile, her excellence in organizing anything, be it reunions, travel or her home, and for her professional but personal care for her legal clients.
A Celebration of Jeanís Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at the Royal Glenora Club, 11160 River Valley Road, Edmonton, Alberta.
If friends so desire donations may be made in her memory to the Cross Cancer Institute, 11560 University Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T6G 1Z2.