Jean Gwendoline Jerman - Jean passed away on the 3rd March 2014 at Bronglais Hospital following a short illness, aged 65 years.
Jean was the eldest daughter of Geoff and Beryl Harding formerly of the Post Office and Shop in Llandinam, the sister of John, Joan & Joyce. Beloved wife of Glynne Jerman and dearly loved mother of Daniel and Rebecca, where they lived as a family for many happy years in Hafodfeddgar, Old Hall.
Jean worked in both the Post Office and Shop in Llandinam and as an Office Clerk for the Forestry Commission. Jean was a dedicated member of the Llangurig Young Farmers Club and later went on to be Club President for over 10 years and a County Vice President for the Montgomeryshire Young Farmers movement. Jean was a dedicated member of her local community, helping her husband Glynne in Llanguirg Show and being secretary for countless Eisteddfod committees and fundraising committees. Over the last 3 years Jean was secretary of the Llanidloes Leg Club, which brought her no end of pleasure.
The funeral service took place on the 8th March, in the Welsh Presbyterian Chapel, China Street where the chapel was full. The service was conducted by The Rev. Jenny Garrard and a poem was read by The Rev. Penny Burkhill. The Organist, Mrs Barbara Powell. The bearers were Malcolm Lloyd, Jason Pryce, Alun Jones, Joe Phillips, Meredith Vaughn and Jeremy Pryce. Ushers were Arwyn Jones and Russell Jones.
The family of the late Jean Jerman would sincerely like to thank all family, friends and everyone for their kindness, support and sympathy shown to them during Jean's illness and bereavement, for attendance at the funeral and for the cards and donations received in Jean's memory amounting to £2,450. Donations were given to the Llanidloes District Nurses, Llanidloes Leg Club and the Intensive Care Unit at Bronglais Hospital.
The family would like to particularly thank the Llanidloes District Nursing Team for their care and compassion shown to Jean over the last 30 years whilst under their care.
A special thank you to Ian Hughes of M.Jones and Son Funeral Director for his attention to detail and professionalism with the funeral arrangements and to Kathryn and her team at Food 4 Thought for the superb refreshments.
Published in the County Times on Fri 12 Sep 2014