August 26, 1943 - April 23, 2017


A Celebration of Life will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Bridge Community Church in Sauk Rapids for Jacqueline F. Prushek, age 73, who passed away Sunday at Diamond Willow Assisted Living in Little Falls. Rev. Bob Morton will officiate and burial will be at Benton Cemetery in Sauk Rapids. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church.

Jacqueline was born August 26, 1943 in Aitkin to Loren & Mary (Kile) Hughes. She married Dale Prushek on July 14, 1962 in Emily, MN. Jackie was a homemaker and also cleaned houses and drove bus. She was a member of Bridge Community Church where she was active as a Sunday School Teacher, Deaconess and with Awana. Jackie enjoyed flower gardening, vegetable gardening, bird watching, cooking, canning, crafts and reading. She was a loving, caring, giving, kind person who loved helping out others.

Survivors include her son and daughter, Alan Prushek of Sauk Rapids and Lori (Carl) Larson of Lowry; grandchildren, Amy, Emily and Melissa; siblings, George Hughes of Cloquet, David Hughes of Emily, Susie Olson of Fifty Lakes, and twin sister, Judy Stiner of Moweaqua, IL. Jackie was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dale on Sept. 25, 2008; sisters, Margaret “Babe” Moritz and Fran Hatfield; and brother, Dale Hughes.