img0078Jacqueline A. “Jackie” Carus, age 85, joined her beloved pets at the Rainbow Bridge on September 28, 2016.

She was born, November 1, 1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to John and Ethelyn Jochem Jackson. After graduating from high school she met Paul A. Carus of Milwaukee and they were married December 2, 1950 at Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Milwaukee. In 1952 they moved to Port Washington, Wisconsin and started a family, residing on Tower Drive for many years. Jackie worked at Control Products in Grafton. She is preceded in death by her husband Paul on December 30, 2004.

In 2011, she moved to Grafton and more recently resided at Gables on the Pond in Random Lake. She was an animal lover and had many dogs and cats through the years. She also enjoyed reading, especially spy stories and thrillers.

Jackie is survived by her daughter Linda (Gary) Steininger of Summit Lake, Wisconsin, other relatives and friends.

Private interment services have been held at Wisconsin Memorial Park in Brookfield, Wisconsin.