Jeannette M. Quilitzsch - Cumberland

Jeannette M. Quilitzsch - Cumberland

Jeannette M. Quilitzsch, 93, of Little Pond County Road passed away Monday, May 12 in the Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket. She was the beloved wife of Herbert Quilitzsch and the late James Jackson.

Born in Waterville, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Mary (LaBrecque) Sevigny. She lived in Cumberland for more than 20 years and previously resided in North Attleboro.

Jeannette was a member of the Kalmia Womens Club. She was also a Sunday School teacher and formerly a Cub Scout Den Mother.

She loved gardening, oil painting, and also making hooked and braided rugs. She had a love for Cape Cod where she spent her summers for many years.

Beside her husband she leaves one daughter, Joyce S. Daggett and her husband Alfred of South Dartmouth, Mass.; one son, James S. Jackson and his wife Nancy of Yarmouth Port, Mass.; four grandchildren, Dan St. Jacques, Jill Ripa, Cheryl LaLonde and Keyy Janian; and seven great-grandchildren.

A celebration of her life will be held on Monday, May 19, 2014 at 11 A.M. in the Four Corners Community Chapel, 200 Angell Road, Cumberland. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to Alzheimer's Association of Rhode Island, 245 Waterman Street, Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906. Arrangements are under the direction of the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Cumberland, RI 02864. Guestbook: jjduffyfuneralhome.com