Former Darien resident Jean Leet died on June 25.
Born Nov. 4, 1922 in Zap, North Dakota to Margaret Adams Stroup and Robert Martin Stroup, (Margaret) Jean Stroup grew up in and attended school in Hazen, North Dakota. She graduated from North Dakota State University and taught high school English in Elgin, North Dakota. Shortly after marrying her college sweetheart, Jim Leet, they moved to London, England where they lived for the next 11 years while Jim worked for Pan American World Airways. Their three children were born in England. The family moved to Connecticut in 1958.