Tara Jaskowski

| 16 Dec 2021 | 01:44

    Tara Jaskowski of Monroe died on Monday, Dec. 6, 2021, at her residence.

    She was 55 years of age.

    Tara was a chemist for 30 years and a Monroe resident for 16 years.

    Tara was a fighter. For 11 years she fought Metastatic Breast Cancer. What started in her breast, spread to her lymph nodes, bones, brain, liver and finally her spinal fluid. She may not have won, but she never gave up.

    The daughter of Jim and Jill Boyd she was born in 1966 in Boston, Massachusetts.

    Tara is survived by her husband Mark and their three children: Orion, Avlinn and Connor. Tara is also survived by her parents Jim and Jill Boyd as well as her sisters Cassandra and Kiarna.

    Memorial visitation were held Dec. 17 at Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc., located at 139 Stage Road in Monroe.

    The cremation was performed at Oxford Hills Crematory, Inc., by Thomas and Brendan Flynn.

    In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations the St. Jude Children’s Hospital: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105-9959

    To offer an online memorial, please visit www.flynnfh.com.