Marie Jacko

Died: Sat., Jul. 12, 2014


1:00 PM Mon., Jul. 14, 2014
Location: St. Ignatius Church/Buzwah

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., Jul. 16, 2014
Location: Holy Cross Mission

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In Loving Memory of
J. Marie Jacko Tahgaiwenene
77 Years

Passed away peacefully at the Manitoulin Health Center on Saturday, July 12, 2014

Beloved daughter of David Jacko and Victoria (Wagosh/Fox). Dear sister of Arthur Jacko (predeceased), Ursula Mahdahbee, Helen Petahtegoose (Bernie), Rita Osawabine (Frank predeceased), Henry Jacko, Gloria Pitawanakwat (Gilbert), Lawrence Jacko, Rose Anderson (Gary), Vernon Jacko (predeceased), Betty Corbiere (Frank), Cecil Jacko (predeceased) (Elaine) and Special Bother Lennox Jacko.
Proud Mother of Jerry, Josh (Tina), Gertrude, Baby Eshkawkogan (predeceased), Michael (Daphne), Bernadette (Bruno), Jeffery (Hali), Mark, Bonita, Peter and Patricia (Barclay). Cherished grandmother of 42 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 5 godchildren.

Marie enjoyed being with her family, sharing food, stories and laughter. She was a passionate bingo player, entrepreneur food vendor, known for her famous taco’s and homemade bread whether purchased from the M&M chip stand or powwow booth. Marie was a crossing guard for the Wikwemikong Junior School for over a decade, security guard for the Wikwemikong Arena social functions and an avid fundraiser for the Holy Cross Mission. Marie was also a gifted birch bark and sweet grass crafts person who made quill boxes, teepees, canoes, necklaces and moccasins.

Resting at
St. Ignatius Church, Buzwah
From 1 pm Monday July 14, 2014
Funeral Mass at 11:00 am Wednesday July 16, 2014
At Holy Cross Mission Church
Internment at Wikwemikong Cemetery

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K.J. Shigwadja
   Posted Mon July 14, 2014
prayers going to yous, on this day of passing of marie... no suffering just at peace now... my father had passed away at this time. there in a better place now...
but i'll really gonna miss her... as i do with my father... condolences n prayers for the family & friends Amen.... RIP MARIE


Cathy Harley
   Posted Mon July 14, 2014
Thoughts and prayers to your family at this difficult time.

Corinne and Larry Leblanc
   Posted Mon July 14, 2014
Condolences to all Marie's family members with special prayers for all her children.RIP Marie.larry

May Fox
   Posted Tue July 15, 2014
My condolence to all my Jacko relatives on the passing of my dear cousin Marie. She will be truly missed.

Nancy Corbiere-Richter
   Posted Tue July 15, 2014
Condolences to all the family .... Marie will be sorely missed ... always cheery, endearing and encouraging to all she met ... "the best indian taco maker ever" ... her homemade bread was incredible ... she raised some awesome, kind-hearted, hardworking children who convey her zest for life and culture ... again, sorry for your loss .... till we meet again (and get to taste her taco's in the spirit world) .... Prayers for comfort !

Martha Gabow
   Posted Tue July 15, 2014
Sending deepest Condolences of the passing of "Sweet Marie".

Dorothy Chapman
   Posted Tue July 15, 2014
Please except my prayers in the passing of your mother, sister, friend. My thoughts are with your family at the time.

cathy case
   Posted Tue July 15, 2014
Josh & Tina

Just a note to let you know we were saddened to hear of your mothers passing.
just wanted to let you know we were thinking of you

All our love Cathy & Glen Case
Longlac, Ontario

Monica Trudeau
   Posted Wed July 16, 2014
My condolences, Bonita, Gertrude,,thoughts & prayers go out to yous and to all the families. (keep strong).

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