Bridget Helen Jarrett, age 94 of Nanticoke, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, surrounded by her daughters, while a guest at Birchwood Nursing Home.
Born in Nanticoke, she was the daughter of the late William and Helen Pascavage Connell.
Family was everything to Bridget, and she dedicated her life to them. We will always remember her Sunday dinners, her beautiful smile, and her infectious laugh. She was dedicated to her Catholic faith and was a member of the former St.Francis Church in Nanticoke for many years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Robert; son, Robert; sister, Doris Dillon; brother, William Connell; granddaughter, Heather Elizabeth Koepke; grandson, Justin Koepke.
Surviving are children: William Jarrett, Nanticoke; Joyce Koepke and companion, Larry Trygar, Roaring Brook Twp; Judy Zavislak and husband, Darrell, Hunlock Creek; Thomas Lewis and wife, Carol, Wilkes-Barre; grandchildren: Bill, Jr., Jason, Jennifer, Amy, Rachel, Alicia, Hayley, Robert, and Sheila; great-grandchildren: Jocelyn, Emma, Wyatt, Rocco, Camden and Cadence.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 10 AM at St. Francis Cemetery, Nanticoke. Those attending are asked to go directly to the cemetery, as there will be no procession from the funeral home.
Family and friends are invited to a walk-through viewing on Sunday evening from 5-8 PM at Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 173 E. Green St., Nanticoke. Those attending are asked to please follow social distancing and face covering guidelines.
My Deepest Sympathy to the Jarrett family. They lived down the street from me in Nanticoke.Theresa Yankoski Wyzinski (6 months ago)
My deepest sympathy. Mrs. Jarrett will always hold a special place in my heart. May she rest in peace.Juliann Novak (6 months ago)
I am so sorry to here of the passing of Aunt Betty. She was a loving aunt with the prettiest blue eyes. I have so many fond memories of time spent in Nanticoke with my aunts, uncles and cousins. My deepest sympathy to the family.Margaret Mary Connell Chizeck (6 months ago)
So sorry for the loss of Bridget Jarrett, God Bless her may she rest in peace may her family find peace of mind in the mood of their Mom..Richard Meyers (6 months ago)
It was a privelige to know this sweet, pleasant woman.Mary ventura (6 months ago)
Jan and I extend our sincere condolences and deepest sympathy to Judy and her family over the loss of her Mom. May she rest in peace.joe yanasheski (6 months ago)