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Jean Ann McFadden

Jean Ann McFadden, age 72, passed away on November 18, 2021 in Wilmington, Delaware.

Jean was born in Allentown, Pennsylvania and she graduated from Central Catholic School. Thereafter, she attended nursing school at Allentown Hospital School of Nursing where she received her Diploma in Nursing. Jean decided to seek additional education and she chose to attend Widener University.
Jean enjoyed the challenges inherent in her nursing career and her greatest contribution was compassion for others.

Memories of Jean will be cherished by her son, Edward Eirikis, daughter-in-law, Jennifer, grandchildren, Brandon and Evan, brother, Daniel McFadden and sister, Kathryn McFadden and brother-in-law, William Peart.

May the road rise to meet you,
May the wind be always at your back,
May the sun shine warm upon your face,
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the hollow of His hand.

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Funeral Services

A memorial service will be held at a later date.


    Cynthia Stuller lit a candle and writes,
    Jean always had a warm, welcoming smile on her face. She was a delight to work with and the Nursing world has lost a special nurse. What a great contribution she made on behalf of the sick and vulnerable. Cynthia (Cindy Brady) Stuller
    11/29/2021 08:22 am
    Margaret Alderson writes,
    Dear Dan, Ed and sister, I have know Jean for almost 50 yrs. We worked together and had our children around the same time. She was a dear, special soul. The care she gave her patients was given with gentleness, kindness and professionalism. A gentle angel has her wings! Peggy Alderson
    11/29/2021 06:54 pm

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