Jacqueline Jo (Torian) Brackett(1935 - 2014)

Jacqueline Jo (Torian) Brackett, 78
Jacqueline Jo (Torian) Brackett, 78, passed away on Feb. 12, 2014 in Colorado Springs, Colo. She was born on Dec0 15, 1935, in Tererro, N.M., to Tom and Nema (Dugan) Torian.
She moved to Alamogordo in 1949 and graduated from Alamogordo High School in 1954. She loved quilting, knitting and sewing. She studied photography and enjoyed shooting the northern lights with her daughter, Phyllis, while living in Alaska. She loved to research the family history. She retired from Civil Service where she was the administrative assistant for the commander of Fort Wainwright, Alaska.
Survivors include her sons Robert "Bob" Brackett, of Alamogordo, and Scott Brackett and wife, Teresa, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; her daughter Jo Lynne Thorpe, of Alamogordo; her brother Tom Torian Jr., of Tularosa; her sister Dixie Babcock, of Alamogordo; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren
She was preceded in death by her father, Tom Torian Sr.; mother, Nema Torian Schureman; step-father, Mike Schureman; daughter, Phyllis Ann Brackett; sister, Colleen Torian Thomas; and brother, Danny Torian.
The memorial services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 1, 2014, at the Alamogordo Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dr. C. L. Fulton officiating.
The Brackett family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Alamogordo Funeral Home to conduct the services.
To sign the online register book, please visit www.alamogordofuneralhome.org.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Feb. 22 to Mar. 21, 2014