Jacqlyn Ann McKay


(January 18, 2003)

Jacqlyn Ann McKay, 63, died at the Powell Hospital Saturday afternoon, Jan. 18.

She was born Feb. 22, 1939, in Sacramento, Calif., to LaVern C. and Elizabeth (Piper) Jones. She married Robert A. McKay in Sacramento on June 15, 1956.

For the past 26 years, they have made their home in Powell. She retired in the last year as clothing department manager at Linton's Big R where she was employed for 25 years.

She was a member of the Catholic Church. She enjoyed spending time with her 10 grandchildren and her great-grandson.

She is survived by her husband Robert of the family home; three sons, Scott McKay and wife Kathie of Hawley, Minn., Mike McKay and wife Kara of Casper and Patrick McKay and Tracey Tharp of Billings, Mont.; a daughter, Robin Erlenbaugh and husband Greg of Powell; her mother, Elizabeth Jones of California; four brothers, Mike Piper of Sacramento, Stacy Walkinghart of Kalispell, Mont., Wesley Jones of Sacramento and Walter Jones of Victorville, Calif.; two sisters, Jan Acker of Ft. Collins, Colo., and Christine Hansen of Carmichael, Calif.; 10 grandchildren, one great-grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Her father and sister, Lori Piper, preceded her in death.

According to her wishes, cremation has taken place and private family services held.

Should friends desire, memorials might be made to Powell Valley Hospice/Homecare, 777 Avenue H, Powell, WY 82435.

Arrangements are by Miratsky-Easton Funeral Home.