Arel Jean Ann, age 70, of Little Canada, passed away peacefully on July 23, 2002. Preceded in death by her beloved son, R. Joe, Jr. Survived by her husband of 46 years, Rosaire J. Sr.; children, Gene, Carol, Tim, Eileen (Randy) Jansen, Linda (John) Olson, Patrick, Michelle (Daniel) Duffy; grandchildren, Holly, Sara, Marie, Christine, Elizabeth, David, Jennifer, Matthew and Christian; former daughter-in-law, Beth Arel; and extended family. Jean worked as a medical technician, ASCP, in LaCrosse, and the Twin Cities. Among her life-long passions were family, cooking and gardening. Mass of Christian Burial 11 AM Sat. at ST. JOHN THE EVANGELIST, 380 E. Little Canada Rd., Little Canada. Visitation 4-8 PM Friday (Eagle Aux. service at 6 PM) at HOLCOMB-HENRY-BOOM NORTH CHAPEL, 515 Hwy. 96 at Mackubin, Shoreview and also at the church on Sat. beginning at 10 AM. Interment Monday at Fort Snelling. 651-482-7606

Published on July 25, 2002

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