Emily Jaques, from Keene Valley, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Monday, December 11, 2017 at CVPH Medical Center.
Emily's love of nature inspired many paintings of the Adirondack Mountains and landscapes. She was a respected artist with many of her pieces displayed throughout the arts community and beyond.
Emily is survived by three grandaughters, Patty Waldron, Shelly Waldron, and Amelia Roberson. Four great grandsons, Durgan, Donnie, Garth and Randy, and two great, great grandsons Grady and Joseph. Emily is also survived by two brothers Charles Smith, Warren Smith, and one sister Luella Rabideau.
Emily was predeceased by her husband Gilbert Jaques, her daughter Rachel Waldron, her brother George Smith, her grandson Robert Waldron, and her great grandson Thomas (TJ) Campbell.
There will be no calling hours. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Heald Funeral Home, 7521 Court Street, Elizabethtown.
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