Jacques G. Genest 70 of Stroudsburg died on Sunday Jan. 7, 2018 in the Geisinger Medical Center Danville, Pa. Born in Canada he was the son of Maurice and Yvette Gemest. He was the longtime companion of Helen A. (Possinger) Frantz with who he resided for the past 35 years.
Jacques worked as a self employed carpenter in the Monroe County area for many years. He attended St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Stroudsburg, Pa.
In addition to Helen he is survived by a daughter Jacqueline Gemest of Stroudsburg and 2 step-daughters: Diana Leibold of E. Stroudsburg and Betty Gott of Kennebunkport, ME., 6 grandchildren: Emma, Karie, Noah, Elijah, Benjamin and Hannah, and several great grandchildren, siblings, nieces and nephews.
There will be a catholic prayer services on Thursday Jan. 11, 2018 at 11:00am at the Joseph J. Pula Funeral Home Inc. 23 N. 9th.St.Stroudsburg, Pa.