Irene M. Jacak, 80


Irene M. Jacak, 80, of Campbellsport, passed away peacefully at her home with her family gathered with her on Wed. June 16, 2010.

She was born in Nenno on April 4, 1930 the daughter of the late Phillip and Mathilda (Zimmel) Heinecke. On Sept. 13, 1947 she married Lambert W. Jacak in Nenno. He preceded her in death on Sept. 16, 1997. They farmed near St. Killian for eight years and then owned and operated St. Killian Store and Tavern for 40 years. She was a member of St. Matthew Catholic and a former member of St. Kilian Catholic Church. Irene enjoyed many hobbies especially fishing and gardening.

Survivors include her children Donald (Jeanne) Jacak of Random Lake, Dennis (Pamela) Jacak of New Fane and Eunice (Keith) Dahlinger of Campbellsport, 10 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, her brother Fritz (Agnes) Heinecke of St. Anthony, her sister-in-law Carol Jean Jacak of St. Kilian, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Along with her husband Lambert, she was preceded in death by other brothers, sisters, brothers in-law and sisters-in-law.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 19 at St. Matthew Catholic Church, Campbellsport. The Rev. Neil Zinthefer will officiate. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.

Visitation will be from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 19 at the Twohig Funeral Home, 109 W. Main St. in Campbellsport. Memorials may be directed to Heartland Hospice. Guestbook and condolences at www.twohigfunerals.com

The family extends a special thank you to the staff of Heartland Hospice, especially to Irene’s special angels Becky, Corinne, Marion and Angela.