Jackie Englert, 50, of Paducah, Ky., and formerly of Owensboro, Ky., and Maysville, Ky., passed away peacefully at Baptist Health Paducah at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, July 15, 2013. Jackie was surrounded by family and friends after her courageous fourteen month battle with cancer.
Jackie was a member of St. John Catholic Church and a Kentucky Colonel. She was a devoted wife and mother who dedicated her life to helping others. She will be missed greatly.
Surviving are her husband of twenty-eight years, Robert (Robbie) L. Englert Jr.; one daughter, Whitney Englert of Paducah, Ky.; two sons, Robert L. Englert III and wife Shaylah of Paducah, Ky., and Clinton R. (Clint) Englert of Paducah, Ky.; her parents, Jack D. Reed and Norma Annel Rainwater Reed of Owensboro, Ky.; two sisters, Debbie Reed Larkin and Sharon Reed Kimmel and husband Jeff, both of Owensboro, Ky.; one granddaughter, Jacie Leighton Englert; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass will be held Thursday, July 18, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church with Rev. Tom Buckman officiating. Burial will follow at 4:00 p.m. at Rosehill-Elmwood Cemetery in Owensboro, Ky.
Friends may call Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at Lone Oak Chapel Milner & Orr Funeral Home from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with prayers to follow at 7:30 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3140 Parisa Drive, Paducah, KY 42003
You may light a candle or leave a message of sympathy at www.milnerandorr.com.