Jacqueline Joyce AuklandDecember 29, 1941 ~ May 28, 2017 (age 75)
Jacqueline Joyce Aukland of Rolesville, passed away on May 28, 2017. Jackie was born on December 29, 1941 in Clallam Bay Washington.
Jackie was preceded in death by her mother Opal Burgard and her husband Martin, and her father Howard Smith, her brother Keith Burgard, her brother Larry Burgard and his wife Donna.
Before moving to Raleigh, she was the secretary at her church in Billings, MT and volunteered at one of the local hospitals. Jackie retired as an administrative assistant from General Parts, Inc. on her 70th birthday in 2011.
Jackie’s passion was working with children. Over the years she volunteered at SDA schools as the school’s secretary, librarian, and even taught typing. She was involved in the Pathfinder’s program, and went on a couple of campouts with the girls. At church, she was always involved in the children’s ministries, including telling the children’s stories, planning the crafts for Vacation Bible School, or organizing things for children’s church.
She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years Frank, daughter Jani Aukland Frasch and husband Scott, grandson Andrew Frasch and wife Nikki, granddaughter Elisabeth Frasch, sister Zella Ammon and husband Jerry.
Friends may visit with the family on Thursday June 8. 2017 from 6 – 8 o’clock in the evening at Bright Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St, Wake Forest, NC 27587
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to the National MS Society. http://www.nationalmssociety.org/Donate