Jean Marie Hagberg, 78, formerly of Marblehead and Nahant, passed away peacefully on Oct. 2. She was born on January 27, 1945. Jean was a beloved mother and grandmother, and a friend to many.
Jean dedicated her life to helping others as a nurse at Shriners Children’s Burn Center and Boston Children’s Hospital. Her compassionate and caring nature touched the lives of countless patients and their families.
Outside of her career, Jean had a zest for life. She was known for her fun-loving and energetic personality. Jean had a passion for photography, capturing beautiful moments in time. She also had a deep love for animals and spent time volunteering at local shelters. Gardening was another one of her hobbies, nurturing vibrant flowers and creating a serene oasis in her backyard. Above all else, Jean loved spending time with her friends.
Jean is survived by her son, Jason (Shenyce) Hagberg; and her cherished grandchildren, Wes, Noah, Jameson and Eloise. She was preceded in death by her five brothers and sisters.
Jean’s light will continue to shine through the memories and lives she touched. She will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege of knowing her. May she rest in eternal peace.
Services for Jean will be held privately, honoring her life and legacy. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jean’s memory may be made to Marblehead Animal Shelter via marblehead-animal-shelter.org.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy for the Hagberg family may be shared at eustisandcornellfuneralhome.com.