Wilder Funeral Home

4890 South Suncoast Blvd, Homosassa, FL


Jean D. Juraska

April 3, 1923August 24, 2019

Jean D. Juraska, 96, of Crystal River, Fl., died on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019. She died at home, and was cared for by son Jeffrey A. Juraska. She was preceded in death by her husband Andrew Juraska on Nov. 7, 1988; son Peter Day, son John Juraska and granddaughter Melissa Day. Jean is survived by her daughter Linda Granger of Florida; sons Gary Day of Florida, Norman Day and Michael Juraska, both of New Hampshire, and Jeffrey Juraska of Florida. She also has two living sisters, Marjorie Paquette of New Hampshire and Doris Packard of Maine; nine grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren. Jean loved her jobs caring for the mentally challenged. She retired from the New Hampshire State School . She was loved by all she cared for, and was called Momma Jean. She enjoyed reading the newspaper and many books. She enjoyed her plants, and her friends that she always listened to, relating well to their needs. Cremation entrusted to Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa. There will be no service in Florida, but there will be a memorial service held in New Hampshire for family and friends, with a date in the future to be announced. Jean will be missed by all who knew her and loved her. www.wilderfuneral.com


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Arlene McGee

August 28, 2019

I remember being asked by Bill and Linda Granger to cater her 90th birthday party. She was so well loved and had a beautiful family and friends that helped share her special day. Things like this is where memories are made. You will be missed Miss Jean