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Jeanne Mary Greaves

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Feb. 1, 1924 ~ Nov. 25, 2013


Jeanne Mary Greaves, at the age of 89, passed away at her home in Eagle Point, Ore. on Monday, November 25, 2013. She was born February 1, 1924 in Penn Yan, N.Y. to Charles and Florence Geoghegan. Jeanne was the oldest of two daughters.


Jeanne went to Temple University in Philadelphia and got her RN degree. She lived in Hawaii for two years before settling down and marrying Ray Greaves. They had three children, Kathy, Kevin, and Pam.

Jeanne stayed home and raised her three children then went to work at Rogue Valley Medical Center for 30 years in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. She was so dedicated to the NICU and loved her job very much. Jeanne was also very active in volunteer work at the Library and Historical Society and other organizations.

Jeanne was always such a giving and caring person, always thinking of everyone else before herself.

Jeanne will be forever remembered and missed by her loving family, Kathy Meyer, Pam (Wayne) Peterson, six grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren. Jeanne was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Carol Griffith; husband, Ray Greaves; son, Kevin Greaves.

Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial service for Jeanne to be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Eagle Point Community Bible Church at 27 South Shasta Ave., Eagle Point, OR.

Jeanne is laid to rest at Eagle Point National Cemetery.

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