Eileen Jerome

Obituary of Eileen Jerome

JEROME, EILEEN MARIE - At Sumac Lodge on Monday, August 28, 2017, Eileen Jerome died peacefully at the age of 92.  Beloved wife of the late Louis Jerome.  Loving step-mother of Robert Jerome and his wife Susan, of Meaford, and mother of Leonard Jerome, of Petrolia.  Cherished grandmother of Amanda and her fiancĂ©, Steven McDermott, of Toronto.  Survived by her dear sister Mona Beaulieu, of Minto, N.B. and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, John and Mary (nee Coakley) Bourque; brothers, Jack, Gerard and Murray Bourque; and sister, Yvonne Bourque. A proud secretary for the Department of Agriculture, Poultry Division in Fredericton, N.B. for over a decade and a long time secretary for the Lambton Industrial Society. Eileen enjoyed volunteering at the Vision Nursing Home. She also loved music, and entertained her family by playing the piano and organ. She was never happier than when she was singing. The Jerome family would like to thank the staff at Sumac Lodge for their kind care of Eileen in her final years.  Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held Friday, September 8, 2017 from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia.  Funeral service will be held in the McKenzie & Blundy Chapel immediately following visitation at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Our Lady of Mercy Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy friends who wish may send memorial donations to The Inn of the Good Shepherd www.theinnsarnia.ca.  Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com