Frances Ezzy Jorgensen

MADAWASKA, Maine — A native of Madawaska, Maine, Frances Ezzy passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018, at the age of 71. Loving wife of Jan Jelmert Jorgensen, Fran is survived by sons, Alexander and Eric, sister, Mary Ann (Violette), brothers, John (Anne), David and Stephen (Heather), as well as numerous nephews and nieces.

She will be dearly missed not only by her family but also by many friends and colleagues from her 40-year career at McGill University. At McGill, she served in the Research Grants office and as Administrator in Microbiology & Immunology, Physiology and Oncology, and as a member of McGill Senate and Management Forum. Her passions included squash, scrabble, music, reading, winters in Florida, Cape Cod, girls’ weekends, reunions for the Ezzy and Jelmert families, and organizing events for family and friends.

A viewing will be held 6-9 p.m. Friday, May 4. A funeral will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at Kane Fetterly, 5301 Decarie Blvd., Montreal, Quebec. Donations in Fran’s memory may be made to agencies for disaster relief.

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