We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Toomey- O'Brien Funeral Home
Linda M. Jerard, 74, passed away August 19, 2022, after a two-year battle with breast and bone cancer, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Springfield, October 2, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Alice (Robidoux) Jerard. Linda worked at AT&T for over 30 years retiring in 1994. She was a communicant of St. Thomas Church and loved to make works of art with stain glass and latch hook. She leaves her loving life partner, Thomas Tenerowicz, her beloved sister, Tony Denman of Appleton, ME, her beloved nieces and nephews, Thomas Jerard III, Robert Jerard, Lisa Minchella, Gina Jerard, Ann Dushaine, Ronald Denman, Diane Ortix, Michael Denman, James Denman III, Susan Denman, Missy Raymond, Christa Jones, Robert Tenerowicz, Jamie Tenerowicz, Brian Tenerowicz and many great and great great nieces and nephews. The funeral mass will be held Tuesday August 30 at 11:30 from St. Thomas Church with burial to follow in Hillcrest Park Cemetery. A calling hour will be Tuesday from 10 - 11AM at the Toomey-O’Brien Funeral Home, 1043 Westfield St., West Springfield. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Dakin Humane Society 171 Union St Springfield, MA 01105 or the Breast Cancer Foundation 10440 Little Patuxent Parkway Suite 300 Columbia, MD 21044.