Monica C. Jacques, age 91, formerly of Winsted, passsed away Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012.
She was born Sept. 6, 1920 in Winsted, the daughter of Peter and Margaret Keefe Corr.
Monica C. Corr and Leo E. Jacques were joined in holy marriage Nov. 25, 1941, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with 13 children.
She was a faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted.
She is survived by her children: Sharon Mallak of Howard Lake, Terry (Millie) Jacques of Phoenix, AZ, Colleen (Mike) Wedge of Buffalo, Debbie Pawelk of Loretto, Jackie (Phil) Sonstegard of Sioux Falls, SD, Bradley (Lynn) Jacques of Glendale, AZ, Tom (Mary) Jacques of Waverly, Shaun Jacques of Mayer, Brenda (Joe Koppi) Torblaa of Howard Lake, Tammy (Elmer) Weinmann of Lester Prairie, and Shannon (Brian) Johnson of Cokato; 37 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo E. Jacques, Aug. 26, 2001; sons, Patrick Jacques and Robert Jacques; her parents; and sons-in-law, Leonard Pawelk, and Dave Torblaa.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Monica Jacques took place Saturday, Jan. 21 at 11 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Tony Hesse was the Celebrant.
Interment followed at Holy Trinity Cemetery.
A visitation was Saturday, Jan. 21 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the church.
Casket bearers were Shane Kienholz, Jared Pawelk, Justin Jacques, Matt Johnson, Shep Sonstegard, and Trevor Weinmann.
The Chilson Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be made at www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.