Jeannette M. Hatjakos, 78, of Northborough


Jeannette M. HatjakosNorthborough – Jeannette M. (Latour) Hatjakos, 78, of Northborough, passed away peacefully Nov. 28, 2018 at Rose Monahan Hospice Home, surrounded by her loving family. Jeannette’s husband of 40 years, George A. Hatjakos, passed away June 2, 2016.

Jeannette was born in Spencer, a daughter to the late Leo R. and Jeannette M. (Viger) Latour, and lived in Northborough all her life. She was a graduate of Northborough High School.

Jeannette was a stay at home mother and wife, raising her three daughters, and later in life went to work as a bookkeeper for Winter Hill Frozen Foods.

Jeannette was a member of St. Rose of Lima Church in Northborough. She was an avid reader, loved to dance, and enjoyed going to the casino. She loved spending time at their home in Maine and traveling with her husband and good friends. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

She is survived by two daughters, Debbie Allen and her husband Dennis of Plainfield, N.H. and Linda Flanigan and her husband Jay of Northborough; her sister, Barbara Jaskiewicz of Southington, Conn.; six grandchildren, Christopher Givani and his wife Kelley, Jeffrey Flanigan and his wife Angelica, Ashley Flanigan, Spencer Allen, Sean Flanigan and his wife Jeysa, and Tina Andino and her husband Sam; seven great-grandchildren, Jordyn, Julian, Stella, Samuel, Joshua, Isabella and John-David; nieces and nephews; and many cousins. Besides her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a daughter, Cheryl (Wentzell) Givani.

Relatives and friends are invited to calling hours Sunday, Dec. 2, from 2-5 p.m., in the Mercadante Funeral Home & Chapel, 370 Plantation St., Worcester. Services for Jeannette will be held Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 from the funeral home with a Mass at 11 a.m. in St. Rose of Lima Church, 244 West Main St., Northborough. Burial will follow in Notre Dame Cemetery of Worcester.

Flowers are welcome or if you would like to make a donation in memory of her, kindly consider: Rose Monahan Hospice Home, 10 Judith Rd., Worcester, MA 01602.