Passed away at Dorothy Ley Hospice on Monday December 28, 2020 at the age of 49. Beloved wife of Ernie for 24 years. Loving mother of Margaret (Maggie), Francesca (Frannie) and Joseph. Sadly missed by her brothers and sisters Ted (Brenda), Meg, Chris (Rosemary), Dave (Eva), Mike (Sandra) and Tassy (Greg) and her beloved dog, Fergus. Dear daughter of Theodore and Teresa Mead (deceased). Jen obtained a Bachelors Degree in Environmental Studies and was a certified High School Geography Teacher. She recently taught throughout Toronto as a Scientist in the School member. She was a devoted mother who always advocated for her kids and guided them for success and taught them the importance of compassion and empathy. Jen always enjoyed spending time outdoors and was an advocate of the Environment. She especially loved her time up north, camping, canoeing, hiking and spending time at the cottage with family and friends.
The family expresses their appreciation to all the amazing staff and their support at Princess Margaret Cancer Center over the past two years. And more recently the Nurses and Caregivers at Dorothy Ley and Princess Margaret.
Donations can be made to Princess Margaret Cancer Center, The Canadian Cancer Society, Lung Cancer Canada or Dorothy Ley Hospice.
For those who are able please join virtually on Saturday January 2, 2021 at 3 p.m. for Jennifer's service. https://youtu.be/k9tIruECObQ