Jean Fay Colesworthy
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Jean Fay Colesworthy
  • March 2, 1934 - June 16, 2017
  • Williamsburg, Virginia

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Jean Faye Colesworthy, 83, of Williamsburg, Virginia, went home to be with the Lord on June 16, 2017, at Consulate Health Care of Williamsburg. She was born on March 2, 1934 in Reading, Pennsylvania. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Robin and parents, Robert and Thelma Green. Jean is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ray Colesworthy of Williamsburg.

Jean was a legal secretary for Derr, Hawman and Derr, the District Attorney's Office and the Federal Bankruptcy Court in Reading, Pennsylvania. After moving to Irvine, California in 1974, she worked in the Housing Office at The University of California in Irvine. Jean and her husband moved to Westlake Village, California in 1989 where she was president of the Newcomer and Encore Clubs. She was also a member of the Westlake Yacht Club where she worked with the youth sailing program. In 2005, Jean and her husband moved to Williamsburg, Virginia where she became a member of the Williamsburg Christian Church. She was also a member of the Classic Cruisers Car Club of Virginia. Jean loved the ocean and beaches. She and her family spent most of their free time and vacations at their condo in Maui, Hawaii.

The family wishes to thank the nurses and staff at Consulate Health Care of Williamsburg for their special care, support and compassion for Jean. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Williamsburg Christian Church Memorial Fund, 200 John Tyler Lane, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185 or at www.williamsburgchristianchurch.org. Online condolences for the family may be expressed at www.nelsencares.com.