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Obituary: Rouleau, Jean

Age 90

ROULEAU, Jean (Age 90) Passed away February 8, 2014.

She was born Elsie Jean Zweygburg July 2, 1923 to Elsie and Gus Zweygburg over their store in Spirit Lake, ID.

They moved to Spokane in 1928 and she attended Logan School, near the family grocery and then North Central High.

She married Norbert Rouleau just before WWII.

Norbert was away during the war and Jean worked at Westminster Bakery, the Rouleau family business.

From the end of the war until their retirement they partnered in the family bakery and spent every summer at their cabin on Twin Lakes, ID.

Both Norb and Jean moved to Riverview Terrace and she was a resident there when she passed.

She is survived by two daughters Terrie (Gary) Larabee of Lostine, OR and Norma (Orin) Olson of Spokane and a son Paul (Kathy) Rouleau of Valley, WA; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Norb; sisters Lois Johnson and Helen Davis.

A Memorial Service will be at 2PM Thursday March 6, 2014 at Riverview Terrace Chapel, 1801 E. Upriver Drive.

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