Relationship to conference: Wife of retired elder, Rev. John W. Jakway, who died February 11, 2009
Date of death: October 28, 2015, at age 88
Arrangements: A wake will take place Sunday, November 15, from 4-6 p.m. at the Morris-Nilsen Funeral Chapel (6527 Portland Ave S., Richfield). A celebration of life service will take place Monday, November 16, at 11 a.m., at United Methodist Church of Peace (6345 Xerxes Ave. S., Richfield, MN 55423). A visitation will begin at 10 a.m., one hour prior to the service.
Appointment information: Rev. Jakway was ordained as a deacon in 1952 and as an elder in 1953. He served Minnesota congregations in Henning, Deer Creek, St. Paul, Lamberton, Sanborn, Hastings, Hibbing, and Richfield. He retired in 1988.
Margaret "Peggy" Jakway is survived by her son, Charles H. Jakway III (Terri Williams-Jakway), and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John.
Flowers and memorials may sent to United Methodist Church of Peace (6345 Xerxes Ave. S., Richfield, MN 55423).
An obituary will run in the Tuesday Star Tribune.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church
122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404