Jacquelyn Rahn Feind — Rochester

Jacquelyn Carol Rahn Feind, 72, of Rochester, passed away with family at her bedside on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, at Seasons Hospice after a long, courageous battle with lung cancer.

Jackie was born April 20, 1943, in Lanesboro, to Eldor E. and Ardis C. Rahn (Johnson). She graduated from Lanesboro High School in 1961, and married Paul E. Feind, a retired Rochester Police Officer, on Aug. 10, 1963 at St. Pius Catholic Church in Rochester.

Jackie worked as a Surgical Tech at St. Mary's Hospital, and later as a buyer in Materials Management at Mayo Clinic in Rochester. She retired in 2001.

She loved spending time with her family and friends. Some of her many hobbies included trout fishing, cross stitch crafts, bingo, crossword puzzles, and baking for family and friends with her two granddaughters.

Jackie is survived by her loving husband, Paul; daughter, Cindy (Bill) Reiland of Rochester; and granddaughters, Christine (Kevin) Kallas, and Stephanie Reiland, both of Rochester; her brothers and sisters, Sharon (Richard) Peterson of Lanesboro; David (Joyce) Rahn of Whalan, Elaine Rodgers of Becker, Minn., Steven Rahn (Sue Lance) of Peterson; Judy Erickson (Joe Lukes) of Altoona, Wis., and Loren Rahn of Eyota; and her many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation for Jackie will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 29 2015, in the River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home along with one hour before the service. The Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, in the River Park Chapel at Macken Funeral Home with Father Mark McNea of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church officiating. Burial will follow the memorial service at Calvary Cemetery in Rochester.

Macken Funeral Home in Rochester is assisting the family with arrangements. To share a condolence or memory of Jackie with the family, please visit

Jackie's family would like to extend a special thank-you to the dedicated staff of the Oncology/Palliative Care Department of the Mayo Clinic, and the wonderful nurses and staff at Season's Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Season's Hospice, St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, or First Lutheran Church of Highland, Minn.