Jacqueline C. Fortin, 89, died July 3, 2017 at the Rockingham County Nursing Home in Brentwood, NH after a lengthy illness.
She was born July 27, 1927 in La Messe, France, daughter of the late Ferdinand and Leah (Germaine) Chereau.
Jacqueline was one of two children and grew up in France. They moved to Manchester, NH in 1948. She married Gerard Fortin and they resided in Exeter, NH from 1959-1983. Jacqueline worked for the telephone company at AT&T for 13 years. They resided in Kingston for 10 years and then returned back to live in Exeter.
She was predeceased by her husband in 1997 and her brother. Jacqueline is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Gerard and Judith Fortin Jr. of Seabrook, daughter and son-in-law, Angieline and Norman Bickford of Destin, FL., daughter, Lea Harrington of Exeter, NH, son, Paul Fortin of Portsmouth, NH, David Fortin of Kensington, NH, 2 grandchildren, Jamie Morrissette and Natalea Harrington, several nieces and nephews in France.
Private services will be held for the family.
Burial will be in the Pine Grove Cemetery, Kingston, NH.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Compassionate Care Hospice 18 Orchard View Dr, Unit 4 Londonderry, NH 03053
For more information, please visit www.brewittfuneralhome.com