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Obituary for Jean Clarkson

Jean Clarkson ~ of Fordwich passed away peacefully with her daughter by her side at Fordwich Village Nursing Home on Sunday, December 29, 2019 in her 94th year.

Wife of the late Scott Clarkson.

Mother of Robert and Eileen Clarkson of Listowel, Terry and Gail Clarkson of Fordwich, and Cathy and Tom Seip of Exeter, and mother-in-law of Kate Clarkson of Harriston.

Remembered by her grandchildren Carol and Jason Hutchison of Listowel, Joan and Sean Kenny of Guelph, Matthew and Stacey Clarkson of Listowel, Jodi and Aaron Caissie of Huron Park, Nicole and Brian Blake of Elmira, Melanie and Adam Bedard of Exeter, Michael Seip, and Mark Seip, both of London, and by her great-grandchildren William Hutchison, Sarah Hutchison, Jack Hutchison, James Kenny, Fiona Kenny, Theresa Kenny, Thomas Kenny, Paisley Clarkson, Alexis Clarkson, Liam Caissie, Thorsten Caissie, Jace Bedard, Rhett Bedard, Kenzie Bedard, Kaylee Seip, Sophie Seip, and Jaden Root.

Sister of Hazel Harris of Tottenham, and Ronald Marwood of Bradford, and sister-in-law of Enid and Harold Foote of Aurora.

Jean was predeceased by her son Larry Clarkson, her sisters and brothers Frances Atkinson, Reta Higgins, George Marwood, Kenneth Marwood, David Marwood, and Bruce Marwood, and her parents Bill and Florence Marwood.

Friends may call at the Hardy-Lee Funeral Home, Harriston on Saturday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. The funeral service will be held at Fordwich United Church on Sunday, January 5 at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Jeff Hawkins officiating.

Interment in Fordwich Cemetery.

Memorial donations to Fordwich Village Nursing Home Residents Council, Canadian Cancer Society, or Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.

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