Jacqueline "Jackie" Markhardt

Dates

June 25, 1924 - February 8, 2016

Obituary

Jacqueline “Jackie” Markhardt was born in Salamanca, NY on June 25th, 1924.  Her family moved to Sidney, MT when she was six.  She graduated from Sidney High School in 1942.  After high school, she worked for Sidney Electric.  She moved to Port Orchard, WA and worked as a secretary to the Port Orchard Postmaster.

In Port Orchard, Jackie met her future husband, Merle Markhardt, who was serving in the US Navy.  After the war, they were married on November 2nd, 1945 in Sidney, and they farmed north of White Lake for the remainder of their lives.

Grateful for having shared her life are her sons: Richard (Marilyn) Markhardt, David Markhardt and Timothy (Janet) Markhardt;  grandchildren: Michele (Tige) Everson and their children, Ryan, Tyre, Ashley and Myshelle,  Marsha (Rocky) Hauge and their children, Austin, Alexis and Arrick,  Marlene (Josh) Janis and their children, Malcolm, Mikayla and Madilyn, Rick Markhardt, Wynn Markhardt, and Drew (Lindsey) Markhardt;  two brothers: John (Jeanette) Smith and Robert (Carolyn) Smith.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Merle, her parents, John J. Smith and Ethel Schmid Smith (Nord) Lund, a brother, Ivan (Jean) Smith and a great-granddaughter, Emily Everson.

 


Visitation(s)

Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Location
Trinity Lutheran Church
White Lake, South Dakota

Service

Date
Thursday, February 11, 2016
Time
10:30 AM
Location
Trinity Lutheran Church
White Lake, South Dakota

Cemetery

White Lake Cemetery
White Lake, South Dakota


entry posted by Neil Peters on 02-11-2016
Dick, Dave, Tim and families. Really sorry to hear about your loss. I have many good memories of your mom, and know that she will be missed. May God be with you all in your time of loss. Neil
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