Jean Lucille Butts went to be with her savior March 2, 2013, in Grass Valley, Calif., where she had been living. She was 83.
Jean was born Feb. 20, 1930, West Clarksville, N.Y., to Henry and Gladys Hamilton.
She is survived by her daughters, Cheryl Sheldon, of Renton, Wash., and Sheila Canevari of Grass Valley. She is also survived by five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceeded in death by her parents and nine brothers and sisters.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to Hospice of the Foothills, 11270 Rough and Ready Highway, Grass Valley, CA 95945.