Marie Archer, 86, of Hendersonville passed away Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Born in New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna Benefits Jaretsky.
Marie volunteered as a foster grandparent until this past fall at Project Head Start in Hendersonville and prior to that at Bright Adventures in Bryson City. She had lived in Hendersonville for 10 years and was of the Catholic faith. She loved her family very much and they will miss her dearly.
Marie is survived by her children, Fred Archer (Diane) of Myrtle Beach, SC, Jeri Williams (Charlie) of Hendersonville, and Chris Archer (Michelle) of Bryson City; grandchildren, Ryan, Justin, Matthew, Jessica, Carlie, Seth, Corey, Steven, Eric, David and Trevor; great-grandchildren, Janiyah and Kristaleena; and a brother, John Jaretsky (Sandy) of Pompton Lakes, NJ.
A private family service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Foster Grandparent Program C/O Land of Sky Regional Council, 339 New Leicester Hwy., Suite 140, Asheville, NC 28806.