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Passed away at Grey-Bruce Health Services, Meaford

On Monday July 1, 2019


The Former Jean Freeborn (Nee Skippen)

In her 83rd year



Beloved wife of Arthur “Art” McNally. Loving mother of Bonnie Porter (George), Ronald Freeborn, Chris Wood (Barry) and Lisa Kendall (Curtis). Sadly missed by grandchildren; Kaitlyn Porter, Josh Kendall and Spencer Kendall. Survived by relatives; Vernon and Marion Freeborn, Denny and Kay Freeborn, Terry and Sandy Freeborn, Glen Freeborn, Marg Freeborn, Diane Willcock, Lois Williams, Linda Freeborn-Stewart, Sharon and Ed Thornton and many nieces and nephews Predeceased by her parents Wilbert and Laura Skippen, her first husband Willis Freeborn, Keith and Fran Freeborn, Alberta Freeborn, Doug Freeborn, Doug Willcock, Helen and Doug Murray and Wayne Williams

In accordance with Jeans wishes a private family service will be held with Interment at Thornbury-Clarksburg Union Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations to the Meaford Hospital, Canadian Cancer Society,  The Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Ontario Lung Association would be appreciated.


Jean’s family would like to thank everyone who was involved with her care over the last few years of her illness. Special thanks to the staff at The Meaford General Hospital, the VON staff and the Homecare aids who took such great care of her. We would also like to thank the staff at The Gardiner-Wilson Funeral Home for their help during this sad time. Your help was greatly appreciated by all of us, thanks so much for all your hard work!

The McNally and Freeborn families