Jean M. HurleyJean M. Hurley, 94, of Superior, died Monday April 30, 2012, at Essentia-St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth.
Jean M. Hurley, 94, of Superior, died Monday April 30, 2012, at Essentia-St. Mary's Hospital in Duluth.
Jean was born in Buchanan, Saskatchewan on Sept. 14, 1917, the daughter of John and Lena Perry.
She moved to the United States at age 11 and graduated from Superior Central High School in 1936.
Jean married Lloyd Hurley in 1951, and they celebrated 57 years of marriage at the time of his death on June 15, 2008.
She had worked for Drysdale-Perry Photography, Northern Brewery, SWL&P, Midland Cooperative and retired from UW-Superior in 1983.
Jean will be missed for her sense of humor and caring ways.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Lloyd and five sisters.
Jean is survived by a sister, Enid (Bob) Facette of Georgia; many nieces and nephews; and amazing caregivers and friends.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday May 4, at 2 p.m. at Cathedral of Christ the King Church with Rev. Andrew P. Ricci as celebrant. Visitation will begin one hour prior. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Downs Funeral Home, corner of 19th St. and Ogden Ave., is assisting the family with arrangements. Sign the online guestbook or send condolences at www.downsfh.com.