SHELDON — Jacqueline F. “Jackie” Tatro, age 70, wife of John Tatro, passed away peacefully at her home on Monday afternoon, Dec. 2, 2013.

She was born in St. Albans on July 25, 1943 the daughter of the late, Arnold and Margaret (Brennan) Therrien.

Jackie loved golfing especially “Womens State Day” but her favorite pastimes were fishing with her husband “when she felt brave” and the annual sledding parties with family and friends. She also loved having visitors come, especially her beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren. They always brightened her day.

Jackie was dearly loved by the family she is leaving behind, her husband and best friend of 52 years, John Tatro of Sheldon; their four children, Laurie Beaulieu and her husband, Allen, of Sheldon, Thomas Tatro of Sheldon, Arnold Tatro of St. Albans, and Jody Tatro and his wife, Katina, of Swanton; her grandchildren, Kilie, Rachel, Eric, Destiney, Brittany, Luke, Delaney and Cameron; her great grandchildren, Lily, Amelia and Emmalyn; her sister, Kay Casavant of Enosburg Falls; her brother, Michael “Mickey” Therrien and his wife, Bonnie, of Enid, Okla.; her brother-in-law, John Phillips of Florida; many nieces and nephews; and close friends and companions, Peggy and Brittany. Now that Jackie is resting peacefully she will join her mother and father, Arnold and Margaret Therrien; her siblings, Anthony “Wayne” Therrien, Maureen LaPlante, Judy Ryan and Sally Phillips for eternity.

Visiting hours will be held on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Spears Funeral Home, 96 Dickinson Avenue, Enosburg Falls. There will be no formal funeral service. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family next spring in St. Anthony’s cemetery in Sheldon.

For those who wish, memorial contributions in Jackie’s memory may be made to the Franklin County Home Health Agency – Hospice Program, 3 Home Health Circle, St. Albans, VT 05478.

Private condolences may be sent online to Jackie’s family on-line through