Tribute for Jean Botkin | James J. Terry Funeral Home, Inc
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Jean Botkin

October 3, 1945 ~ October 8, 2019 (age 74)

Jean Botkin, age 74, of Downingtown, PA, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 8, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.

Jean was born in Carrolltown, PA on October 3, 1945 to the late Vincent and Viola Shero.

Jean is survived by her children; Robert Botkin Jr. (Maia Botkin) and Sandy Falkner (Steven Falkner); her grandchildren Jayden and Layla Falkner, and siblings; Sally Shero-Letson (Robert), Edward Shero (Kathy), Ronald Shero, Janet Blagdon, and Doris Nolte.

In addition ton her parents, Jean is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Botkin Sr.

She worked in Washington D.C. after graduating high school, where she met her husband. Jean worked for Lukens Steel for over 30 years. 

Jean was a thoughtful, loving and caring person. She was a devoted mother and grandmother who loved to cook, garden, and spend time with her family. She traveled frequently to visit her mother, brothers and sisters. A devoted Catholic, Jean was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Rosary Church. 

Jean will be deeply missed by her friends, family, and all who knew her.

An evening visitation will be held from 6 to 8 pm on Wednesday, October 16th at the James J. Terry Funeral Home, 736 E. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown.

A morning visitation will be held from 10 – 10:45 am on Thursday, October 17th at Our Lady of the Rosary Church, 80 S. 17th Avenue, Coatesville, PA 19320, where her Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 11 am. Interment will follow at Hephzibah Church Cemetery, Coatesville.


Donations may be made to:

Alzheimer's Association
Web: https://www.alz.org/


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