Jacqueline M. Gatta, 86, of Hendersonville, passed away Sunday, March 13, 2011 at her home, following a period of declining health. Born in Canada, she was a citizen of Long Island, NY most of her life. She was the wife of the late Pasquale R. Gatta who died in 1997. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
Survivors include her son, Bruce P. Gatta and his wife Dianne of Hendersonville; a granddaughter, Lauren M. Gatta of Hendersonville; a brother, Robert James Powers of Tallahassee, FL; a sister, Joan Fleury of Parker, AZ; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be at 6:00 pm Monday, March 21, 2011 in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. Rev. Josh Goodman will officiate.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.