Dudley- Jacqueline M. (Zalewski) Skrocki, age 67, passed away Friday evening with her loving family at her side. She leaves her husband of 42 years, Richard J. Skrocki, two sons Brian R. Skrocki of Natick and Andrew R. Skrocki and his wife Lauren of Chelmsford, MA, three grandchildren, Olivia, Vivienne and Lena. She also leaves three brothers, Robert Zalewski of Oxford, David Zalewski of Webster and Richard Zalewski of Coram, NY, two nephews, Mark and Derek Zalewski two nieces, Rachel McKinney and Natalie Zalewski. Jacqueline was born in Webster daughter of the late John (Trapper) Zalewski and Barbara Milowicki Murphy and lived in Dudley for the past 40 years prior to living in Webster. Jackie’s greatest love was her family and grandchildren. She enjoyed the Maine and Florida coasts and beaches. She dedicated her life to helping others, especially through education. She was a graduate of Westfield State, worked in the Webster School System as a 2nd grade teacher, Title 1 math and reading specialist, Tools of the Mind consult reading specialist. Prior to the Webster School System, she taught at St. Louis in a classroom rented by the town as well as at St. Anne’s and St. Joseph’s. Her devotion to her profession and children at Park Avenue Elementary School was paramount. She was also a member of the Women’s Club and an officer, Holy Rosary and Sacred Heart Sodalities, Chairmen School Consultative Board. Her kindness and nurturing will never be forgotten. There are no calling hours. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Friday, September 10, 2021 at St. Joseph Basilica, Whitcomb St., Webster, at 10 AM, with burial at a later date in St Joseph Garden of Peace, please go directly to the church. Please omit flowers and donations may be made to the Notre Dame Hospice, 555 Plantation St., Worcester, MA 06105. The Shaw-Majercik Funeral Home, 48 School St., Webster, MA has been entrusted with her arrangements. A guest book is available at www.shaw-majercik.com where you may post a condolence or light a candle
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