Jean Koch was born in Ardill, Sask., and moved to Dorintosh at an early age. She was the youngest of five children.
She married in 1940 and moved with her husband to a homestead in Blueberry Mtn, Alta. She moved to Kimberley in 1986 and has called this home ever since.
She leaves to mourn her passing; eight children, 30 grandchildren, 73 great-grandchildren and 9 great-great -grandchildren.
She is predeceased by her parents and four brothers and three children. She always said she felt so blessed to have such loving family and friends.
Services will be held at the Kingdom Hall in Marysville at 10:00 a.m., Monday August 31, 2015.