Jaquelin (Holmes) Anderson, 88, of East Granby, CT, died Monday, May 19, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital in Hartford. She was born May 24, 1925 in Philadelphia, PA, daughter of the late Joshua Miskey and Elizabeth (Powers) Holmes and lived in Jenkintown, PA and Washington Depot, CT prior to moving to East Granby, CT in 1961. She enjoyed golfing and loved bowling and was an avid reader, having worked, volunteered and frequented the East Granby Library. She also enjoyed her close circle of friends from Smith College from where she graduated in 1947. She is survived by her son, James Daniel Anderson and her grandson, Michael James Anderson, both of East Granby; her sister, Elizabeth H. Osth of Palm Harbor, FL; her much loved pet companion "Kitty" and many nieces, nephews and close supporting family friends including Judy and Ron Masce and Sandy Peterson, all from Atlanta, GA. She was predeceased by a sister, Sallie Ackley Holmes and her former husband, Leonard Fredrick Anderson of Washington Depot, CT. There are no calling hours. A memorial service will be held Friday, May 23rd, 10:00 AM at the Vincent Funeral Home, 880 Hopmeadow Street in Simsbury. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the East Granby Library, P.O Box G, East Granby, CT 06026. Please visit Jaquelin's "Book of Memories" at www.vincentfuneralhome.com
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