Jacqueline O'Rourke

Obituary of Jacqueline Ann O'Rourke

Jacqueline “Jackie” Ann (Frazier) O'Rourke of Cecil, Pa, 90, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on November 18, 1930, in Milwaukee, WI. A daughter of the late William and Amelia Schmek Frazier. On October 23, 1954, she married Alex O’Rourke, who died on January 31, 2014. Jackie was an extraordinary woman who loved cooking, gardening, and most of all her family and friends. She was caring, compassionate, funny, and the best “Gram” ever. We are all who we are because of her influence. She is survived by her daughter, Beth (Chris)Dempster, son, David (Denise) O’Rourke, and daughter Dr. Janet O’Rourke, grand-children, Matthew, Christina (Max), Jessica (Shane), Ian, Kyleigh and great-grandchildren, Ryan, Maggie, Tyler (Sean), Emily, Bailee, Alex, Grant, Dean and Ike, a brother, James (Sherry) Frazier, and sisters, Lucy Hawk and Sally Vangeysel. She is preceded in death along with her husband, by her son, Gary O’Rourke, three sisters, Margaret McKinley, Patricia McCaffrey, and Betty Jean Reeder, and a brother William Frazier. There is no visitation based on Jackie’s request. A private celebration of life service will be held at Venice Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Gary Chorpenning officiating. Interment to follow at Venice Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made in her name to Venice Presbyterian Church or the South Fayette Public Library. Arrangements by Warchol Funeral Home, Inc. 3060 Washington Pike Bridgeville (412-221-3333). View and add condolences at: www.warcholfuneralhome.com
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