Poetker, Jean

Poetker, Jean

July 26th, 2017

Suddenly at University Hospital, on Wednesday, July 26th, 2017, in her 74th year. Beloved wife of Peter Poetker for 47 years and one day. Cherished mother of Matthew Poetker (Diane). Loving grandmother of Brayden, Adalyn, and Emily. Survived by her brother, William Butterfield (late Carol) and sister, Arlene Waddell (late Victor). Predeceased by brothers Fred and Garry Butterfield. Jean will be sadly missed by her extended family and friends. The funeral service will be conducted at ST. JOHN THE DIVINE ANGLICAN CHURCH, 21557 Richmond Street, London on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Jean are asked to consider the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the Canadian Cancer Society. 

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Mary PiroliDear Peter, Matt, Diane, and family, we are thinking of you at this time of sorrow. We will miss Jean. Please accept our condolences. Mary and Jerry Wiebe
Gloria DutchukPeter and family I am so sorry to read of Jean's passing. I hope that good memories of Jean will give you comfort.
Bill ButterfieldJean,you have been a wonderful sister and good friend.You introduced me to my wonderful wife Carol I hope you have renewed acquaintances .We will look after those wonderful grandchildren you have left behind.Peace with God, rest in peace you deserve it.
Kevin ButterfieldDear Uncle Peter, Matt, Diane, and kids. Our deepest condolences to you all. We loved Auntie Jean, and will always remember her kindness, warmth, and humour. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love, Kevin, Debra, Andrew, Ben and Megan.
Jennifer TreacyMatt, Diane, Brayden, Addy and Emily - we are thinking of you and your family at this time. The Treacy Family
Bob, Tatiana & family Peter, Matt, Diane & family our deepest sympathy. May you find comfort in the fact that she's no longer suffering.
Lori and MattDear Peter, Matt, Diane & family, We are thinking of you all during this time and we will miss Jean very much.
Wendy WaddellUncle Pete, Matt, Diane and kids: I'm so sorry about the passing of Auntie Jean. While I can't be there in person this week, you are not far from my thoughts and prayers. I have so many great memories of my aunt - visits at the farm, last year's visit in London, and her love of her garden and her dogs. I'm so glad that she was able to be so close to her precious grand babies that I know she loved so much. May she Rest In Peace now that her struggles are over.
Mervin & Cheryl Butterfield Marc & Diane PelletierDear Peter, Mathew & Family It is a difficult time right now , may looking back in memory help comfort you tomorrow. May Jean rest in peace .
Christine JanzenDear Peter. I am so sorry to hear about Jean's passing. She always at a warm hug for me at church at Elim, friendly smile and great laugh!! May God comfort you with stories shared & laughter over memories.
Gerald Butterfield & Pam Little Dear Peter, Matthew & family, sorry to hear of Jean's passing. Gerald has fond memories of his cousin Jean especially from their time growing up on neighbouring farms. He often tells a story of he & Jean hitching their horses up to a cart & them getting away on them for an exciting ride. We hope that good memories will provide some comfort to you and your family in this difficult time.
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