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Rock Funeral Home

1285 Ashley Blvd, New Bedford, MA

OBITUARY

Jacqueline N. Gamache

July 14, 1946November 25, 2019

Jacqueline N. (Lajoie) Gamache, age 73, departed us on November 25, 2019 after a 16 year long courageous battle with ALS.

Jackie was the daughter of the late Norman and Alice (Becotte) Lajoie. She was the wife of Donald Gamache for 51 years, mother of Jamis and Jill Gamache and the loving grandmother of Allyson, Nathan, and Maci Gamache all who reside in Acushnet, MA.

She was a school teacher, school principal, and the manager of Gamache Realty for a number of years. She loved her home on the lake in Acushnet and her house in the Florida Keys. She loved her family and friends and especially loved socializing and holding large family and friend gatherings. She enjoyed traveling and spending times outdoors skiing, hiking, camping, biking and many more activities.

She was loved by many, was well respected and will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Jackie will always live within our hearts and memories.

Calling hours will be at Rock Funeral Home located at 1285 Ashley Blvd, New Bedford, MA 02745 on December 11th 2019 from 4PM - 7PM. A short service will be held immediately following calling hours.

Services

11 December

Memorial Visitation

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Rock Funeral Home

1285 Ashley Boulevard
New Bedford, MA

11 December

Memorial Service

7:00 pm

Rock Funeral Home

1285 Ashley Boulevard
New Bedford, MA

Memories

Jacqueline N. Gamache

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Jean Ashworth

December 6, 2019

We taught together at Roosevelt and shared many laughs...rest in peace friend

Carl & Caroline St.Don

November 28, 2019

We will miss our summer neighbor at the lake, and remember all the good times. With sympathy to the family.

Joann Silva (St.Don)

November 28, 2019

I will always have such fond memories hanging out at the Lake and Jackie always spoiling us kids. You will truly be missed.

Jams Gamache

November 27, 2019

Raymond Ferreira

November 27, 2019

Donald, please accept my deepest sympathy. May your fond memories with your wife guide you during these sad days. To your family, I offer my Prayers and God's Peace.

Susan Levy

November 26, 2019

What a beautiful picture! This is how I will always remember Jackie. May she Rest In Peace. Thoughts and prayers to all the Gamache family. ❤️

Connie Gabriel

November 26, 2019

Condolences to you and your family. 🙏❤

Scott Fortier

November 26, 2019

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Biography

Jacqueline N. (Lajoie) Gamache, age 73, departed us on November 25, 2019 after a 16 year long courageous battle with ALS.

Jackie was the daughter of the late Norman and Alice (Becotte) Lajoie. She was the wife of Donald Gamache for 51 years, mother of Jamis and Jill Gamache and the loving grandmother of Allyson, Nathan, and Maci Gamache all who reside in Acushnet, MA.

She was a school teacher, school principal, and the manager of Gamache Realty for a number of years. She loved her home on the lake in Acushnet and her house in the Florida Keys. She loved her family and friends and especially loved socializing and holding large family and friend gatherings. She enjoyed traveling and spending times outdoors skiing, hiking, camping, biking and many more activities.

She was loved by many, was well respected and will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Jackie will always live within our hearts and memories.

Calling hours will be at Rock Funeral Home located at 1285 Ashley Blvd, New Bedford, MA 02745 on December 11th 2019 from 4PM - 7PM. A short service will be held immediately following calling hours.