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Jean Hunt (nee Bedley)

Connolly St, Ballina, Co. Mayo.

4 May, 2024

Peacefully at her residence.

Jean predeceased by her beloved husband John & sister Marjorie.

Treasured mother of Stephen, Lynda, Alison & Andrew.

Sadly, missed by her sons, daughters, cherished grandchildren Conor, Aisling, Ciarán, Cathal, Alan, Zoë & Hugh, adored great grandchildren Fiadh, Reina, Ethan, Kate & Méabh, daughter-in-law Mary, son-in-law Brian, in-laws, nephews, nieces, relatives, carers and friends.


Reposing at McGowan’s Funeral Home, Ballina on Tuesday evening from

5:30pm with removal at 7pm to St Muredach’s Cathedral, Ballina.

Requiem Mass on Wednesday morning at 11:30am followed by burial in Leigue Cemetery, Ballina.

Jean’s funeral Mass will be live streamed on

You are welcome to leave a message of condolence below for the family – please see form at bottom of page. Alternatively, you can send a private message to the family on


  1. Alison, Andrew & the extended Hunt family. I am so sorry and sad to hear about Jean’s (your Mom’s) passing, this has to be a sad day for all of you and for Ballina. I feel honored and blessed to have known Jean, she was a great lady, mother and friend and I have very many happy memories of her visits to California.
    My thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this very sad time. Sending you all hugs, Nicky and Larry

  2. So sorry to hear about the passing of your mother Jean .what a beautiful lady great memories working with her .sorry we can’t be there .

  3. Our Deepest condolences to Stephen, Lynda, Alison and Andrew on the sad loss of your wonderful mother.
    May her kind gentle and caring soul be at peace.

  4. It’s with heartfelt sadness that I can only join you online!! All love and prayers for strength in this trying time!! Love ❤️ Noreen xxx

  5. We were so sorry to hear of the passing of aunty Jean, much loved sister to our mother, Margery. We have many fond memories of past times spent with aunty Jean, Uncle John and cousins, Stephen, Lynda, Alison and Andrew and our thoughts are with you all at this very sad time.
    Sending you lots of love and kind regards
    Chris and Gloria Van Koutrik

  6. My thoughts are with you on this sad day x

  7. Dear Stephen, Lynda, Alison and Andrew, we were really pleased to be able to attend aunty Jean’s service via the live stream, it was a lovely tribute to her and a wonderful send off for her next journey. Wouldn’t it be nice if your mum and our own were to meet up again after so many years, we would like to think they will.

    Love to you all Chris and Gloria Van Koutrik

  8. Deepest sympathies to Alison and the Hunt family on the passing of your mother.
    I have fond memories of my days in the Deanwood working alongside Jean.

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