THOMSON, Jean Ruth - (September 14, 1926 – November 8, 2022)
With great sadness, the family of Jean Ruth Thomson announces her sudden passing on November 8, 2022.
Born in Brampton, Ontario, Jean was predeceased by her parents, Louise (Sandusky) and Harold Stanley Thomson; and brother, David.
Jean was an inspirational woman, who touched family and friends with her remarkable creativity, intellect, and deep care for the betterment of society.
As a registered nurse, Jean had a full career serving TCA, VON, and Ontario hospitals and public health units.
Jean had a great interest in people and the world. This led her to travel extensively and study art, philosophy and history. A practitioner of Tai Chi, Jean cultivated both mental and physical health.
She enjoyed her involvement in book clubs, seniors' groups, the Don Valley Art Club, and University Women's Club, amongst others.
Through her art and hand-crafts, Jean mastered creative expression in many forms. She will be deeply missed, and fondly remembered.
The family will receive friends at the Humphrey Funeral Home A.W. Miles, Newbigging Chapel, 1403 Bayview Avenue, on Monday, November 21st, from 12:00–1:00 p.m., followed by a funeral service in the chapel at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, a donation to a Charity of Your Choice is appreciated.