A memorial service for Jacqueline Way Warnecke, 77, a Carson City resident for the past 26 years, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at FitzHenry’s Chapel of Faith. | NevadaAppeal.com

A memorial service for Jacqueline Way Warnecke, 77, a Carson City resident for the past 26 years, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at FitzHenry’s Chapel of Faith.

Mrs. Warnecke died Sept. 4, 2002, in Carson City. She was born May 24, 1925, in Berkeley, Calif., to Sanford and Loretta Dinelly Herrick.

Mrs. Warnecke was a substitute teacher in the Carson City School District. Her expertise was in helping special-needs children. She was a past member of the Eastern Star, a member of the Republican Central Committee and a past member of the Navy League. She was an Episcopal.

She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed participating in blackjack tournaments. She was a founding life member of Lions Camp Dat-So-La-Lee and a life member of Canine Companions for Independence.

Among her survivors are her husband Jack. G. of Carson City; sons Capt. John R. and James G. of Jacksonville, Fla.; daughters Judith W. Cranston of Fairfield, Calif. and Jill A. Kowalik of La Habra Heights, Calif.; sister Gail Martin of Glide, Ore.; seven grandsons and one great-granddaughter.

Cremation will be at FitzHenry’s Crematory.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lions Eye Foundation of California-Nevada, P.O. Box 7999, San Francisco, CA 94720-7999.

FitzHenry’s Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.