Jean passed away peacefully on October 25, 2017 at the age of 74 with her loving family by her side. Born to William and Thelma Cameron in Agassiz, BC, one of 14 children. In 1962 she married her love Stanley Striker. Shortly after they made their home in Terrace, BC where their first son was born. After 2 years they returned to their home town of Agassiz, BC, where they added 6 more children to make their family complete.
Jean enjoyed being involved in many of her children’s & grandchildren’s activities, multiple extended family occasions, yearly family camping trips, gardening, volunteering at the Thrift Store, floor curling and faithfully walking her dog Maddy.
Family and friends were always made to feel welcome and never left hungry. Her door and her heart were always open, acting as a mentor and friend to whom ever needed it. She opened up her home to many children offering her endless love.
She will be sadly missed by her husband Stan, children; Darcy (Marina), Tuesday (John), Kelly, Guy (Cathy), Stacy (Roy) and grandchildren; Courtney, Lyndon, Camryn, Nicole, Skylar, Dylan, Keith, Jordan, Mikayla, Kelsey, Aaron, Abbie, Devan, Terron, Sydney & Rionna. Siblings; Don (Lorraine), Isabelle, Pat (Jack), Caroline (Lyle), Duncan, Colin, Thelma (Neil) and Sister-in-Law Charlotte.
Predeceased by her sons; Bradley and Clinton and Son-In-Law Blair, Parents; William & Thelma, Siblings; Harold, Rod, Doug, Faye (Glenn), Marge (Leonard), Billy and Sister-in-Law Rita.
There will be a memorial service held on Saturday, November 4th at 1:00 pm at the Agassiz United Church followed by refreshments at the Friendship House.
If friends and family desire, donations can be made to a charity of their choice in memory of Jean Striker.