Thursday, December 08, 2022

Jean DeShazer

| November 11, 2022 7:00 AM

Jean C. DeShazer, 88, passed away Nov. 3, 2022, at her home.

Jean was born on March 11, 1934, in Chester, Montana, to Merwin and Ruby Ward. Jean grew up in the Libby, Montana area and later married Donald DeShazer on Jan. 15, 1951, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. And to this union raised two children Donna and Lee.

Jean loved to knit, crochet and sew until she couldn’t do it anymore but the thing that brought her the most enjoyment was her family and a good family get together.

Jean is survived by her two children Donna (James) Pogue and Lee (Mary) DeShazer along with her eight grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and her six great-great-grandchildren. Also, by her brother Terry Ward and her sister Doris Wilson and numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband Donald and two grandchildren and two brothers.

A family Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the DeShazer family.

Strate Funeral Home, Davenport, Washington, is caring for the family.