Anita Jacques of Southbridge, MA, November 1, 1933 – March 2, 2019

SOUTBRIDGE: Anita (Denno) Jacques, 85, of Fairmont Ave. died Saturday, March 2, 2018 in Southbridge Rehab and Healthcare.

She leaves her husband of 63 years, Normand Jacques, 4 daughters Carol Worth and her husband Brian of Southbridge, Debra Jacques of Plainfield, CT., Nancy Comeau and her husband Jeffrey of Dudley, Peggy Harrington and her husband Charles of Pomfret Center, CT., a step-brother Donald Cote of Southbridge, 12 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

Born in Southbridge Anita was the daughter of Raymond and Florence (Hebert) Denno. She graduated from Mary E. Wells High School.

Anita worked for the American Optical for 35 years and retired from Gentix in Dudley after 10 years of service. After her retirement she was a school crossing guard at Wells Junior High.

She was a member of Notre Dame Parish part of the St. John Paul II Parishes.

Anita kept her house in meticulous order and was the meeting place for all family events and holidays.

She enjoyed the company of her pets, flower gardening, but her family was the most precious to her.

Her calling hours are 5 to 7PM, Monday March 11, in the Belanger-Bullard Funeral Home, 51 Marcy St. Southbridge.

Burial in Notre Dame Cemetery will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to Summit Eldercare 108 Thompson Road, Webster, MA 01570

An online guestbook is available at

View Original NoticeAnita Jacques of Southbridge, MA, November 1, 1933 – March 2, 2019