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Jeannette  "Jenny"
Pretsell (Sobchuk)

June 13, 1921 – October 10, 2018

Jeannette  Pretsell
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In Loving Memory of
Mrs. Jeannette Pretsell
(nee Sobchuk)
1921-2018

It is with great sadness that the family announces her death at the Alexander Place, Waterdown, Ontario, on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at the age of 97 years.
Loving wife of the late John ‘Jack’ (1984). Beloved mother of Doug (Carey) Pretsell of Iroquois Falls, Ron (Judy) Pretsell of Burlington, Judy (Steve) Sullivan of Ennismore and Jane (Kevin) Meens of Waterdown. Cherished Grandmother of; Todd (JoAnne) Pretsell of Iroquois Falls, Chad (Jandy) Pretsell of Victoria, B.C., Robert (Alex) Pretsell of Waterdown, Allison (Steve) Doherty of Waterdown, Tara (Scott) Barney of Ennismore, Tyler (Lindsey Leska) Sullivan of Peterborough, Spencer Meens of Halifax, N.S., and Mackenzie Meens of Calgary, A.B., and great grandmother of; Asia, Émilie, Josée, Charlotte ‘Charlie’, Ryann, Jack, and Jonathan. Jenny also leaves her siblings Mary Scott of Iroquois Falls, Helen Denault of Iroquois Falls, Sonia (Louis) Fortier of Iroquois Falls, Gary (Bonnie) Sobchuk of Sioux Lookout, and her sister-in-law Aurore as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
She was predeceased by her parents Stanislaw and Sophia Sobchuk, her husband John ‘Jack’, her siblings; Brona (Léo) Bernier, Paul (Stella), Pauline (Ted) Verdone, Mike (Helen), Alex (Dolores ‘Dolly’), John, and Ann (Denis), as well as her brothers-in-law Robert Scott and Dalton Denault.
Family and Friends may call at Abitibi Funeral Services on Thursday, October 18, 2018 from 10-11 a.m. A funeral service will be conducted in the chapel at 11:00 a.m. with the Deacon Norma Teigen presiding. Interment to follow in the Abitibi Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the AGH Foundation - South Centennial Manor Rehabilitation Fund, or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation and would be appreciated by the family.
To share your memories, make a donation or light a memorial candle; please visit www.abitibifuneralservicesltd.com Funeral Arrangements entrusted to Abitibi Funeral Services Ltd.
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Visitation

When Thursday, October 18th, 2018 10:00am - 11:00am

Service Information

When
Thursday, October 18th, 2018 11:00am
Officiating
The Reverend Deacon Norma Teigen

Interment Information

Location
Abitibi Cemetery
Address
Victoria Rd
Iroquois Falls, ON P0K 1G0

Reception Information

Location
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch # 70
Address
Devonshire Ave
Iroquois Falls, ON