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Jacqueline Karol Crowell

Jacqueline Karol Crowell July 25, 1944 - Sept. 4, 2013

HUTCHINSON - Jacqueline Karol Crowell, age 69 of Hutchinson, Minnesota, passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson, Minnesota. A Memorial Service was held Saturday, September 7, 2013, at 11:00 A.M., at Faith Lutheran Church in Hutchinson with interment in the Oakland Cemetery in Hutchinson.

Clergy Officiating: Pastor Paulus Pilgrim. Eulogy: Mike Crowell. Organist: Bev Wangerin. Congregational Hymns: "You Have Come Down To The Lakeshore", "Great Is Thy Faithfulness", "Soon And Very Soon." Honorary Bearers: (Grandchildren) Matthew Crowell, Timothy Crowell, Megan Crowell.

Jacqueline Karol Crowell was born on July 25, 1944, in Willmar, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Oren and Dorothy (Davis) Rust. Jacqueline was baptized as an infant, and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth, at First Lutheran Church in Lake Lillian, Minnesota. She received her education in Bird Island, Minnesota and was a graduate of the Bird Island High School Class of 1962.

On February 5, 1966, Jacqueline was united in marriage to Elton Crowell Jr. at United Methodist Church in Hutchinson. This marriage was blessed with one son, Michael. Jacqueline lived on a farm near Lake Lillian, Minnesota and later moved to Hutchinson.

Jacqueline was employed at the 3M Company in Hutchinson, for 33 years. She retired in July of 2008. Jacqueline was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Hutchinson. She was also a member of Hutchinson Clown Club and the McLeod County Historical Society.

Jacqueline enjoyed collecting dolls and antiques and researching her family's genealogy. She especially cherished the time she spent with her family, grandchildren and friends.

Jacqueline passed away peacefully at Harmony River Living Center in Hutchinson, Minnesota, after a long battle with cancer, on Wednesday, September 4, 2013, at the age of 69 years.

A loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend she will be missed by all.

Jacqueline is survived by her: Son, Michael Crowell and his wife, Terri of Lakeville, MN; Grandchildren, Matthew, Timothy and Megan Crowell; Sisters, Mary Sherwood and her husband, Bruce of Mankato, MN; Phyllis Hauer of Lake Lillian, MN; Verna McCarty of Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN; Nancee Rust Yabani and her husband, Maurice of St. Paul, MN; Brothers, George Rust and his wife, Kathleen of Bird Island, MN; Norman Rust and his wife, JoAnne of Litchfield, MN; Many other relatives and friends.

Jacqueline is preceded in death by her Parents, Oren and Dorothy Rust; Brother-In-Law, Oliver Hauer.

Arrangements by the Dobratz-Hantge Chapel in Hutchinson, Minnesota. Online Obituaries and Guest Book available at Please click on Obituaries/Guest Book.