Gertrude ‘Jean’ Hooper (Herman)
July 21,- August 21, 2013
Jean Hooper (nee Herman) passed away quietly while surrounded by family August 21, 2013. Jean leaves behind her beloved husband of 38 years Owen Hooper; her loving children Daphne Genest (Mike), Gordon Birch (Giselle), Doug Birch (Donna), Debbie Birch (Mike): her cherished step-children Karen Sketchly (Percy), David Hooper (Marilyn), Doug Hooper (Susie), Keith Hooper (Tracy). 16 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter and 3 expectant great great grandbabies. She was the eldest of 10 children; Jean is survived by siblings Don, Ruth, Bev and Sharon. A celebration of life for Jean was held at the Heritage Anglican Church in Smithers on August 24th. The family would like to thank Dr. Scholtz and the Bulkley Lodge for the wonderful care she received for the past three years.