Obituary — Jean Marion Byers

Suddenly at home on Sunday, November 8, 2020, Jean Marion Byers (nee Smith) of Chesterville, age 83. Beloved wife of the late Stuart Byers. Loving mother of Lezlee Byers-Smith (Howard) of Ault Island, Patricia Fyke (Bill) of Chesterville, Judy Colleen Byers of Brockville and David Byers (Nathalie Sirois) of Iroquois. Dear sister of Erva Droppo (late Murray) of Chesterville, June McDermid (late Lyal) of Crysler, Carl Smith (Muriel) of Chesterville, Bill Smith (Beverly) of Morrisburg, Ann McMillan (Ronald) of Chesterville and Lyle Smith (Sandra) of Glen Walter. Dear sister-in-law of Lois Smith of Chesterville. Jean will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Scott (Courtney), Shelby (Will), Paige (Chris), Emily (Griffin), Kendrew and great-grandchildren Jorja and Delilah. She was predeceased by her parents Angus and Vera Smith (nee Merkley) and her brother Jack Smith. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Arrangements

Due to Covid restrictions private family funeral arrangements will be held. Donations to Maple Ridge Cemetery would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. If you are making your donation online or by cheque directly to the charity, please include the following note with your gift “please notify the family”. Online condolences may be made at

Inurnment of Cremated Remains

Maple Ridge Cemetery

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