It is with sadness that the family of Jean Aitchison announces her passing on October 17, 2010 at the age of 89 years.
Jean will be deeply missed by her family, friends and her many comrades in the Royal Canadian Legion. She is survived by her sons Derek (Margot) McCune and Kent (Teresa) O’Neill, and her grandchildren Heather (Joel), Graham (Ashley), Teralee (Brandon) and Megan. Jean was predeceased by her husbands Charles McCune and John Aitchison, and an infant son Graham.
Jean was born in Britain and served in the British forces during the Second World War. Jean was extremely active with Kingsway Branch #175 of the Royal Canadian Legion, serving for many years on the branch executive. Her dedication to the Legion resulted in her being awarded the Palm Leaf in recognition of her many years of commitment and service.