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Jean Marie Mudgett Badavinac
- Name: Jean Marie Badavinac (Mudgett)
- Location of Birth: Nashwauk, Minnesota
- Date of Birth: December 5, 1931
- Date of Death: September 4, 2018 (86 years old)
- Parents: Thomas and Emma Mudgett
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- Branch: Navy
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Jean spent four years in the United States Navy on the East Coast.
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Jean was the youngest of six children.
While on leave in Minnesota, Jean met her future husband, Rolly Badavinac, and they were married for sixty-four years. They resided in Centralia, Washington for forty-five years with their four children.
Jean was an original member of an all-women's American Legion Post in Hibbing, Minnesota, then became Post Commander of the American Legion Post #17 for two years, and was elected 10th District Commander in Centralia, Washington. Jean worked for school districts in Vancouver and Centralia, Washington.
Jean is survived by her husband, Rolly; daughters, Connie (Spencer) Davis, Cheryl (Laurence) Boehm; son, Scott (Geri); five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by per parents; siblings, Audrey, Stanley, Albert, Ruth, and Emmett; and daughter, Kim.
Jean passed away peacefully at home in Centralia, Washington under hospice care.
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