Jean Elizabeth Bossence, age 101, of Stratford, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 2, 2019 at Stratford General Hospital. Born in Stratford, daughter of the late Reuben and Elizabeth (Clarke) Jessop. Loving mother of Larry (Elaine) Bossence, Tim (Pat) Bossence and Judy (Don) Eicher.  Proud grandmother of Darryl (Corrie) Bossence, Brad (Aubre) Bossence, Jodi Eicher and Darren Eicher (Tabitha). Great-grandmother of Jordana, Lakelan, Townes, Jacey, Lincoln, Leo and many nieces and nephews. Jean was a longtime retired employee of Fram and a very active member of the YMCA, and a life time member of Stratford Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 8. Jean was also a proud member of the former Kroehler Ladies Softball Team and a very avid Toronto Maple Leafs Fan.  Besides her parents, Jean was predeceased by Wesley Bossence and her brothers Tom, George (Beatrice) and Reuben. Friends and family may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Thursday, September 5, 2019 from 4-8 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Friday, September 6, 2019 at 10:15 a.m. (Stratford Legion Branch # 8 Ladies Auxiliary will hold a service at 10:00 a.m.).  Interment to follow in Avondale Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Stratford Perth Humane Society, Heart and Stroke Foundation or to the charity of one’s choice through the funeral home. 519.271.7411  

Service Information

Thursday, September 5, 2019
from 4-8 p.m.

Funeral Service
Friday, September 6th at 10:15 a.m.
(Legion Ladies Branch 8 Auxiliary Service at 10 a.m.)

Avondale Cemetery
4 Avondale Ave, Stratford

W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre

Memorial Donations
Stratford Perth Humane Society
Heart & Stroke Foundation
Charity of One’s Choice



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