Heather Lynn McLean

McLean, Heather Lynn

Peacefully passed away with Melanie and Ross by her side at Hospice Waterloo on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 at the age of 77 years.

Dearest wife and best friend of Ross for 57 years. Loving mother of the late Randy (2019), and Melanie and Greg Jespersen.

Nana of Adam Jespersen, Lauren Jespersen, Jade McLean, Amy McLean, Keaton Jespersen and Delaney Jespersen. Great-grandma/nana to Cahan and Randi Lynn.

Sister of Pamela (Doug) Turnbull, and Donna (the late Gerald) Aylward and sister-in-law of Janet and Richard Beisel, John and Mary Ellen McLean, Karen and John Rudow, Bill and Marcie McLean.

Heather is lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews and their families.

Predeceased by her parents Stephen and Ada Delaney.

Heather was a loving and generous person, often looking after others before herself. She will be remembered for her smile, kindness and love for her family.

Cremation has taken place. The family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday, January 15, 2022, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, 62 Arthur St. S, Elmira.

A private memorial service will follow the visitation at 2 p.m. and will be live-streamed to Heather’s tribute page on the funeral home website.

To register your attendance for the visitation, please call the funeral home at 519-669-2207. Masks are mandatory, and social distancing will be in effect.

Memorial donations to Hospice Waterloo, KW Humane Society, or Grand River Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated and can be made through the funeral home.



To donate direct, please send cheques or donate online to the charity of your choice. Call us at the funeral home, 519-669-2207 and we will place a card to the family (as always, we still accept cash or cheque at the funeral home)

Hospice Waterloo Region 
100 Solstice Way
Waterloo, ON N2K 0G3

KW Humane Society
250 Riverbend Dr.
Kitchener, ON N2B 2E9

Grand River Regional Cancer Centre
(Grand River Hospital Foundation - Regional Cancer Centre)
PO Box 9056, 835 King St. W.
Kitchener, ON N2G 1G3