Carol Ann Jouwsma

A photo of Carol Ann Jouwsma

Service:

Private Memorial Mass at St. Mary's Church
Blenheim, ON

Carol Ann Jouwsma (nee James) a life long resident of Blenheim, passed away peacefully at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance on Saturday, March 20, 2021 at the age of 80.  Born in Pain Court, ON to the late Wesley and Marie (Barnier) James.  Beloved wife of John Jouwsma.  Loving mother of Margaret Stuckey, the late April Jouwsma (1964) and the late Michael Jouwsma (1967).  Dearest grandmother of Jessica (Mike) Levesque and great grandmother of John, Matthew and Benjamin Levesque.  She will also be missed by her siblings Cora Ball, Ruby Preston, Shirley Zruna, Clayton James and many nieces and nephews.

Carol worked as a hair stylist for 60 years before retiring, she was a polio and cancer survivor.

As per Carol’s wishes, cremation has taken place.  A private memorial mass will be held at St. Mary’s Church.  She will be buried with her mother in St. Anthony’s Cemetery.

Those wishing to remember her with a memorial donation are asked to consider St. Mary’s Church Renovation Fund.

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My condolences. Rest well, Carol.

John, Margaret and family, so sorry for your loss. Carol was a nice lady. I took a course with your mom, I think we just went there to visit. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bless

John, Margaret and family , so sorry for your loss. She was a great person. I remember the course I took with her, your mom and I went there to visit. We had some good laughs. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bless

My deepest condolences on the loss of your dear wife and mother. We were neighbors growing up and my brothers and I have many great memories of swimming with Margaret and Carol in the Jouwsma pool. Carol was a bright and lovely lady with a big heart and a quick smile. May she rest in peace.

John and family, Carol was there for me, never said NO, if you needed your hair done. She was such a wonderful person and will be missed dearly. Carol and Elvis will do it THEIR WAY. 💕

Sending our deepest condolences to all of you during this difficult time, Carol you were truly one of a kind. Such a Special lady. kindness goes a long way, and yours was never ending RIP.

I am at a loss for words, I loved Carol with all my heart. I am so sorry for this family's loss, and what a loss Carol will be not only to her family but her tons of friends that also loved and admired her, Carol had a heart of gold and tried to do anything for family and friends. I loved coming for a visit and having coffee with Carol, but with this virus out there, that wasn't in the books at this time. I will miss her smile, laughter, and caring, Carol was one of a kind. May God be with you during this difficult time

So sorry to hear this news! I was a teenager when my parents moved to 3 Flemingo Drive. Carol and John were my neighbours. Carol was always so kind often inviting me to share the pool. She was also my hairdresser for years! I remember her as always smiling! More recently, she has given me support as I deal with my own cancer journey! All my sympathies to Margaret, John, and the rest of her family as they grief her passing!

Sending heartfelt condolences to the entire Jouwsma family in the loss of a wonderful fun- filled lady with a heart of gold and a heartwarming laugh. I have so many great memories of our Halloween nights on her porch dressed in one of her many costumes. Rest In Peace dear lady.

Rest In Peace Aunt Carol Mim is Waiting for you. Forever in our Hearts We Will Miss You ALWAYS

Our prayers go out to the Jouwsma & James families.

Our prayers go out to the Jouwsma & James families.

John, Margaret and family our deepest sympathies to hear of your loss. Im sure Mom will be "first" in Line when Carol sets up shop again

Our deepest sympathies toCarol's family at this sad time.

Margaret ..Our thoughts and prayers are with you ! So sorry for your loss !

So so sorry for your loss she was a great person and will be dearly missed... Sheila..Dave and Pat Armstrong

John and Margaret. So sorry for the loss of your Wife and Mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you both and your families. I had many visits with her chatting about the kids and Wayne’s Mom (Carol) when I was delivering Avon. She was such a lovely lady and she will be missed. Wayne and Shelley Smith

So sorry for your loss John, Margaret, Jessica and family! Carol was a very special lady. I loved our porch sessions!

sorry to the family for your loss she was a wonderful person

Our heartfelt sympathy to you, John and Margaret and to all the family. Carol had a such warm and kind manner. She will be missed.

Our thoughts and prayers are with you John. Margaret. Jessica and families. Carol will surely be missed by many of us.

Our thoughts and prayers are with you John. Margaret. Jessica and families. Carol will surely be missed by many of us.

Rest in peace Carol Ann. I will miss you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you John and family. Anne Bryant and Mike Crombez

I'm so very sorry for this great loss. Sending my deepest condolences to John and family.

To John and all the Jouwsma families, deeply sorry for your loss. Carol Ann was such a fun loving and caring person. Rest In Peace Carol.

Carol did my hair when we lived in blenheim and dan worked with him at motor wheel

John and Family... So sorry to read of your loss. Carol will be remembered for her wit, smile and laughter. A very courageous woman. EIP Carol.

Shirley and all the James and Jouwsma family, I am so sorry to hear of Carol's passing. I have know Carol since teenage days and loved her laughter, friendliness and kindness she shared with me. May your precious memories bring all of you comfort, peace and strength.

Sending our condolence to John ... Margaret and Jessica and family ... Carol will be remember for her funny stories ... laughter ... dinner party with friends and family ... we always cherished our visit on the porch ... Presley will truly miss her We will keep your family in our prayers ... Marg and Paul