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Obituary for Rosemary Lacko (Jakubowski)

The Lacko family celebrates the life of Rosemary (Jakubowski) Lacko who passed away Thursday, August 17 in Cookeville, Tennessee. Born to Stanley and Mary Ann Jakubowski of Perth Amboy, New Jersey, Rosemary wed her beloved husband, John Joseph Lacko in 1971. She is survived by her husband, their son John, and her sister Teresa Jakubowski.

Rosemary was a dedicated wife and an abiding source of love and support during and after her husband’s military service in the Vietnam War. Upon his return from the conflict, they were blessed with one son who they raised in South Florida. A friendly and outgoing person, Rosemary loved music and collected and sold antiques for many years before she and John retired to Cookeville, Tennessee.

She will be buried on Thursday, August 24 at 11am at the Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, 7931 McCrory Lane in Nashville, Tenessee.

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