KALKASKA — Jacklyn C. Rapoza, 53, of Kalkaska, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013, at Munson Medical Center. She was born on June 14, 1960, in Howell, to Gary and Jenny (Durham) Farr.
Jacklyn married Arthur Rapoza on April 22, 1978, in Kalkaska, and they have enjoyed over 35 years together. Some of the great times involved the outdoors, camping, fishing, and horseback riding. She also liked to go to the casino. Most of all she loved family, especially her grandchildren. She was always very strong willed, battling cancer for three years right to the end.
She will be greatly missed by her loving husband Arthur; sons, Arthur (Rebekah) and Ryan (Holly); eight grandchildren; three brothers; and her father Gary Farr. She was preceded in death by her mother, a sister and a brother.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at Kalkaska Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 11, with final visitation beginning at 1 p.m., in the Chapel of Kalkaska Funeral Home, 152 S. Cedar St., Kalkaska. Pastor William Kuiper will officiate the service. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Kalkaska. Arrangements have been entrusted to Kalkaska Funeral Home and Cremation Services.