Age 75, of Forest Lake Passed away at home on April 27, 2014 after a year long battle with cancer. Jackie was born November 10, 1938 in Governeur, NY to Alvey and Thelma Tessa Kyer (Tharrett). She is preceded in death by her mother and father, as well as her sister, Donna and brother, Kenny. She is survived by her husband, Michael Barrett; sister, Judy; daughters, Diane (Brian) Jeppesen, Dawn (John) Bigelbach; son, Michael (Michele); seven grandchildren; and six beloved great-grandchildren. A memorial celebration of life will be held 4-8 p.m., Friday, May 2, 2014, at VFW
Post 4210, 556 SW 12th Street, Forest Lake.