Jacqueline “Jacque” J. Skaaland, 80, of Eau Claire passed away on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at her home.
Jacque was born on November 12, 1936 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She enjoyed the outdoors especially camping, motorcycling, and fishing in her younger years with her husband. Jacque was quite talented in making arts and crafts. She worked as a nurse’s aide in Pediatrics at Sacred Heart Hospital and also at the American Legion for some time sewing blankets and quilts for the troops.
Jacque is survived by her husband, Rueben Skaaland of Eau Claire; sons, Jeff (Jody) of Eau Claire and Mike (Liz) of Eau Claire; grandson, Josh (Kelly) Skaaland of New Lisbon, WI; great-grandchildren, Jordan and Mila Skaaland; and siblings, Judy, Kay, Tom and Debbie.
Memorial services will be Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 11:00 am at Smith Funeral Chapel with Pastor Christine Emerson officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the funeral home on Tuesday.