Jean K. Barrett

July 15, 1922 - November 15, 2013

Gracefully and peacefully,just as she lived her life Jean Barrett, (nee Sprague) passed away at West Lake Terrace Nursing Home on Friday, November 15, 2013 at the age of 91. Jean was known publicly during her life and will, in posterity, be remembered as the "Lady Who Saved the Sandbanks". She was the beloved and patient wife of the late Ronald Barrett. Remembered with much love by her children Bill (Mary Ann) of West Lake, Pam (Lorne Putman) of Picton, Tim (JoAnne) of West Lake and Elizabeth (Crellan Duffy) of Novato, California. Adored Grandma of Jeremy, Zac, Dustin, Sara, Kate, Dan, Matt, Jessica and Lucas. Proud great- grandma of Anna Sophia (Harris), Lucia Hope (Harris) and Viola Pearl Egan-Barrett. Survived by her sister Margaret (late Laurel)Williams of Big Island. Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews. In accordance with Jean's wishes a private graveside burial will be held with no public visitation. Interment West Lake Church Cemetery. A memorial service to be held at a later date. If desired, donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or Samaritan's Purse International Relief Org. would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton, Ontario.