Private Memorial Mass at St. Mary's Church
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.