Vail Daily obituary: Jaclyn Rudolph, 1978-2013 |

Vail Daily obituary: Jaclyn Rudolph, 1978-2013

Jaclyn Rudolph, 35, of Shakopee, Minn., passed away peacefully at home Saturday.

She grew up in Eagle and graduated from Eagle Valley High School. She attended St. Cloud State University and earned her registered nursing degree from Normandale College in Bloomington, Minn.

Jacki is survived by her wonderful husband of 13 years, Jeffrey Rudolph; four children, Bailey Friedmann, Avery, Ben and Luis Rudolph; her mother, Debra Desposato; two brothers, Sam and Tony Desposato; her father, Rod VanVorst; and stepmother, Mary VanVorst; and sister Vanessa VanVorst. She was preceded in death by sister Natalie VanVorst, who passed in 2003, who she loved dearly.

Jacki touched the lives of so many people in such positive ways, an inspiration to all those around her. She will be dearly missed.

Visitation was Tuesday at Washburn-McReavy. The funeral service will be today at 11 a.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 4625 W. 125th St., Savage, Minn. Interment at Pleasant View Memorial Gardens in Burnsville; 952-920-3996 or

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