SAUNDERS (née Wilson), Jeanne Marie
March 8, 2024

April 28, 1930 – March 8, 2024

We are saddened to announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was predeceased by her loving husband Carrick. She was much loved by her son John (Ellen) and her late son Michael (Carol). Cherished by her grandchildren Carrie, Tammy, Kelley (Dave), Katrina, Leah (Evan) and Constance and great grandchildren Shay, Jahmar, Micah, Sung, Benjamin, Grace, Isaac, Sade, Donia and Carmella. She was rich in her life as she was in her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by her sister Linda (Jim) and her nieces and nephews.

Jeanne lived a life of giving, of kindness and generosity. She loved the great outdoors and always remembered fondly the years at the ‘camp’ with her husband Carrick, her sons, her brother-in-law Vernon and their dog Smokey.  In the last 30 years, as an independent woman, she loved to drive and travel in Canada. She will be missed by her many friends in the faith, whom she held very dear.

A service to celebrate her well lived life will be held on Monday, March 18, 2024 at 10:30 am at the Voluntas Funeral Home, 4695 Boul. St. Jean Blvd, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC H9H 2A7.

Funeral Service

Voluntas Funeral Home

4695 St-Jean Blvd., Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC H9H 2A7

Monday, March 18, 2024 at 10:30 a.m.

Private Burial

Hillcrest Cemetery

Chemin du Cimetière, Deux-Montagnes, QC

Date and time to be confirmed

27 responses

  1. Helen Yeung, Stephane and family

    March 13, 2024 at 12:10 pm

    Sinceres condolences to the family. Jeane will always be remembered as the beautiful woman she proved to be both inside and outside. May the loving memories of her bring warmth and comfort all who miss her.

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 9:39 am

      Thank you both for your love and support

  2. Suzanne Weagle

    March 13, 2024 at 12:31 pm

    As Jeanne’s friend, the sense of loss I feel must be felt far greater by her beloved family. My deepest sympathy to you all, may the memories of your amazing, loving, kind and compassionate Mom, Grandma and Great Grandma, and her example of living for Christ, swallow up the sorrow and loss you feel now.

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 9:40 am

      Thank you for being a great friend to Mom and for all your love and support

  3. Rheane

    March 13, 2024 at 2:40 pm

    Condolences to all that knew her. Growing up she was like a grandma to me as well. Always smiling and so kind. It was an honor to have met her and spent so many years in her presence. She will always remain in my heart. Sending you all love from Mexico. I will be there in spirit with you all. What a wonderful woman ❤️❤️❤️❤️ She will be watching down on all her family and friends See you again some day grandma xxxxx

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 9:44 am

      Thank you for being part of her life.

  4. Carol Molstad

    March 13, 2024 at 2:55 pm

    I am so sorry to hear about Auntie Jeanne’s passing. She was always a special person to Dave. My sympathies to her family

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 9:47 am

      Thank you Carol. She often talked about David and yourself. I hope you are doing well and thank you for your kind words

  5. Robert Mugisha

    March 16, 2024 at 1:42 am

    My deepest condolences for the loss of a heroine. Even in her pain she always wanted to know how my day was. She will be remembered with a smile.

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 9:54 am

      Thank you Robert. You are a bright light in a dark place. Thank you for all your care and your empathy for those around you.

  6. Joy Scott

    March 16, 2024 at 6:10 pm

    My sincerest condolences to the family. Saying
    goodbye is not easy, and words can not ease your pain or sorrow, but I pray that the legacy of love ,prayers and memories she has left to all of you will bring you great comfort.

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 10:00 am

      Thank you Joy for all you did for my mom. In her darkest hours you brought light and hope and the care of a friend. I cannot thank you enough for how you cared for her as if she was your very own mother. May God’s peace be upon you

  7. Elvis & Sonia

    March 17, 2024 at 9:42 am

    Our sincere condolences John to you and you family for the lost of your mom. She was an encouragement to Sonia and I over the years. Remembering your family lunches which you invited me to be a part of and your mom made me feel welcome from those days. We are praying for God’s peace and hope to fill your hearts at this difficult time. Shalom

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 10:03 am

      Thank you so much. She loved you guys and always asked about you. Thank you for thinking of my mom and all your many prayers for her over the years

  8. Pamela HOSPEDALES

    March 17, 2024 at 6:59 pm

    Condolences to the family. Pray that God give you strength, peace in this time of grief.

  9. Stephanie Blunt Maheu

    March 17, 2024 at 7:18 pm

    Jeanne kind heart is always remembered. My sincere condolences to the family and all who have had the honour to know her.

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 10:09 am

      Thank you so much for you and Linda and the friendship you shared together.

  10. Barb and Kent

    March 17, 2024 at 10:34 pm

    We are so sorry John and Ellen. Our hearts are with yours during these sad days. May you celebrate her always with joy and peace.

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 10:11 am

      Thank you so much for your friendship. We appreciate your prayers and encouraging words spoken in love

  11. Andrew & Sally ann

    March 18, 2024 at 7:25 am

    To our dear John & Ellen
    We are so sad to hear of the loss of your Mom.
    Sending much love and comfort to you as you celebrate her life well lived

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 10:13 am

      Thank you for your kind words, friendship and love

  12. Joseph Eniojukan

    March 18, 2024 at 9:46 am

    I will always remember sister Jeanne’s warm smile. From my childhood to the last time I saw her, she always showed joy and love. On behalf of my family, we send all our love and prayers to sister Jeanne’s family and friends. We know how greatly she is missed.

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 10:16 am

      Thank you my friend Joseph. What encouragement you brought to us along with Sasha and her husband when you visited my mother in the hospital. Thank you for the hope and life you brought when you visited her

  13. Glen Michael

    March 18, 2024 at 10:07 am

    Our deepest condolences to you and your family for your loss. Our prayers are with you.
    Glen, Mary, Josh and Victoria

    • John Saunders

      March 21, 2024 at 9:38 am

      Thank you so much Glen. We appreciate your love and prayers.

  14. John Saunders

    March 21, 2024 at 10:06 am

    Thank you Pamela. We appreciate it. He has given us all those things during this time of grief.

  15. Bev & Kev Stewart

    March 27, 2024 at 5:17 pm

    Dear John, Ellen, and family,

    It was with great sadness we received the the news of Jean’s passing.
    She was a lovely and generous lady with a kind heart.
    Our sincere condolences to you both at this time.
    The Stewart Family


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