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Jean Lorraine McAvoy Henry
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Birth: Nov. 19, 1932
Clayton
Jefferson County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 2009
Wildomar
Riverside County
California, USA

St. Petersburg Times (FL) - March 25, 2009 Deceased Name: HENRY , Jean McAvoy Jean passed away peacefully on March 10, 2009 in Wildomar, CA after a long battle with COPD. She was born in Clayton, NY on November 19, 1932. Jean is survived by her daughter Clare Brubaker; son Brian Henry; and 5 grandchildren, Daniel, Laura, Heather, Taylor, Anna and many nieces and nephews. She graduated as salutatorian from Clayton Central School, Clayton, NY in 1949. Jean also graduated top of her class from Central City Business Institute, Syracuse, NY in 1951. Jean worked for the law office of Doris Scott in Elkton, MD for many years and moved to Clearwater, in 1983. She then owned and operated her own business, Countryside Executive Services. In 2007 she moved to Nuevo California. She was an avid gardener and genealogist. Jean loved to travel, research and write about her family history. Jean also loved spending time with Dolores and Dan Whipkey and the numerous friends she had. She was also an active member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Shreveport, LA. Jean had a very strong will and didn`t have an ounce of quit in her. She was one to always complete what she started. She stayed strong until the end. Jean did not wish for a ceremony but her children will each have a day to honor and celebrate their mother`s life. Family and friends are welcome. Please contact us for details. She will always be remembered with love by her family and friends and will be sadly missed. We know she is in a much better place now and one day we will see each other again. Evans Brown Mortuaries 951-6791114. St. Petersburg Times (FL) Date: March 25, 2009 Edition: 4 STATE / SUNCOAST Page: 8B Record Number: 0422487524

Jean & I were distant cousins who worked on genealogy together through e mail . She was living in Clearwater , Florida at the time.
We had planed to go to the library together but never got a chance to do so. Altho I never met her in person we became very close. She moved to Ca in 2007 for her health, she had breathing problems. She is greatly missed.I am not sure at this time where her burial is 
 
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 Parents:
  Karl Kendall McAvoy (1886 - 1957)
  Leona Sophia Fitzgerald McAvoy (1889 - 1981)
 
 Siblings:
  Carl Fitzgerald McAvoy (1909 - 1944)*
  Mildred Vivian McAvoy Belair (1911 - 1963)*
  Arloine Helen McAvoy Dartnell (1916 - 1958)*
  Arlene Hollis McAvoy Clark (1916 - 1944)*
  Avery Milton McAvoy (1919 - 1994)*
  Jean Lorraine McAvoy Henry (1932 - 2009)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
Specifically: location of burial is unknown
 
Created by: Thelma Dickinson Moye
Record added: Dec 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81731963
 

Rest in peace, Jean. You're the sister-in-law of my husband's paternal 2nd cousin once removed [William Melvin Belair]. God bless you & all your loved ones.
- Donna Blair
 Added: Dec. 7, 2012
Miss you,Jean
- Thelma Dickinson Moye
 Added: Dec. 9, 2011
 
 
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