LOWE (Francis), Jeanette Marie - Age 78 of Stewiacke. Passed away peacefully with family by her side on Sunday, August 6th, 2017 in Colchester Regional Hospital. Born in Halifax she was a daughter of the late Victor and Jacqueline (Hillison) Francis. Jeanette is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ronald, children, Myles (Leah), Cole Harbour, Michael (Glenna), Waverley, Catherine Lowe, Stewiacke, Jacqueline Brown (Shawn), Truro; grandchildren, Nicole, Amanda, Nolan, Morgan, Jessica and Evan; brothers, Lawrence (Susan), Sackville, Randolph (Cynthia), Sackville; sister, Dorothy Robinson (Leslie), Cole Harbour and nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Victor.
Jeanette enjoyed playing darts, crossword puzzles, and painting ceramics. She worked part time outside of the home however, her main focus and pride was always her family, teaching her children independence and resiliency.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., Friday, August 11 in Atlantic Funeral Home 125 Sackville Drive. A funeral mass, will be held 10 a.m. on Saturday, August 12 in St. Bridget's Roman Catholic Church, 112 Mill Village Road, Shubenacadie. Father Duncan McMaster officiating. Reception to follow in the church hall. Interment to take place at a later date in Oakridge Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit of Colchester Regional Hospital. Our family would also like to express our gratitude and thanks to the Palliative Care Unit at the Colchester Regional Hospital for their care, kindness and compassion. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com (Sackville Chapel).