November 17, 2022
My sister died today, November 14, 2022. She was 71 years and 7 days old. Jeanne was a protective introvert who only allowed a small group of people into her inner circle. She loved staying home with a good book and having family dinners with her children and grandchildren. But mostly Jeanne loved her husband, Douglas Powell. He was her quiet hero who stood by her to the end.
She made me promise not to tell anyone she was fighting cancer for the past year. Jeanne was a lot stronger than I imagined. Jeanne fought valiantly until the end. She joined my mother and father (Skip and Donna Full...