Jean Ruth Cherry
Jean Ruth (Fogg) Cherry, 89, of Riverview, formerly of Augusta, ME and North Easton, MA, passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 surrounded by loved ones. Originally from Brockton, MA, she was the daughter of George Samuel Fogg (deceased) and Bernice (Cox) Fogg (deceased). She is predeceased by her husband, Lawrence David Cherry, in 2012 and her sister Mary (Fogg) Bonjokian in 2008.
Jean was an avid reader and loved to play bridge. She was always active in her children's lives serving as den mother in Scouts, cooking for potluck dinners and what ever other tasks that she could help with. Jean had a diverse working career that included a donut shop, an operator at a phone company, a real estate agent, and she owned her own ceramic business where she taught classes for many years in Augusta. Jean was also very active at Mount Royal United Church Women serving for many years as Treasurer.
She will be deeply missed by her sons, Christopher (Victoria) of Kennebunk, ME and Brian (Carol) of Scarborough, ME and daughter, Candace Scott (Randy) of Riverview, NB, grandchildren David, Thomas, Benjamin, Amanda, Abigail, Alexander, Meredith and Samuel, great-grandchildren Fynnleigh, Bentley, Savannah, Ruth and Norah, and several nieces and nephews.
The family will be receiving friends and visitors at Cobb's Funeral home, 330 Whitepine Road, Riverview on Friday, September 30th from 6-8pm. A funeral service will take place at Cobb's Funeral Home on Saturday, October 1st at 11:30am with Rev. Scott Stuart officiating. For those unable to attend the service it will be live-streamed. The internment will take place at Alderwood Cemetery following the service. Donations to The Friends of the Moncton Hospital Palliative Care Unit would be greatly appreciated by the family.
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