Jean Marie Tucker

June 26, 1944 – June 14, 2022

Jean Marie (Cunningham) Tucker passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Emerald Crest in Burnsville, MN. She is preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Tucker; parents, Paul and Agnes Cunningham; in-laws, Robert and Vesta Tucker; Brother-in-law, Ron Francisco; and niece, Rachel Tucker. She is survived by her children, Kevin (Cindy) Tucker; Mark (Kristine) Tucker, Michelle LaBelle (Don Roll) and Mikki (Larry) Wagner. Her grandchildren, Kristina (Trevor) Czycalla, Cody Tucker (Bethann Weber), Korley Tucker, Cole Tucker, Clay (Tessa) Tucker, Benjamin Wagner (Stephanie Choudek), Cody Teich (Madison Hesse), Jack Teich and Julia Teich (Matthew Freeman) and one great-grandchild, Rayna Czycalla. Sisters and brother-in-law; Mary Gaughan, Colleen (Jerry) Hellickson and Sue Cunningham. In-laws, Jack (Rosie) Tucker and Larry Tucker.  Many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and nephews, other family members and friends. And especially The Delft Ave West family. Jean was born on June 26, 1944 in St. Paul, MN. She was the oldest of four children. Growing up in St. Paul, MN Jean attended St Mark’s school and graduated in 1962 from Our Lady of Peace. She went on to attend St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Practical Nursing.  Jean was very proud of her nursing work she did at St. Joseph’s hospital in St. Paul before meeting Thomas Tucker in 1965. They were married on April 30, 1966 and enjoyed 40 years of marriage together. Tom and Jean initially lived in St. Paul, MN before moving to Rosemount, MN in 1969 where they built their home and established their family. This is where Jean opened their home to start Tuckerville Daycare. She cared for so many children for over 35 years.

Jean was actively involved at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Rosemount. She worked on the funeral committee, enjoyed being part of the Saintly Seniors and befriended many home bound seniors through her visits with them.

Jean enjoyed her family immensely but especially her grandchildren and her new great-grandchild. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to Emerald Crest Memory Care in Burnsville, MN or St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Rosemount, MN.

 

SERVICES
Visitation

Sunday, June 19, 2022
4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

White Funeral Home – Apple Valley

14560 Pennock Ave

Apple Valley, Minnesota 55124
Funeral Service

Monday, June 20, 2022
11:00 AM

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church

13900 Biscayne Ave. W.

Rosemount, MN 55068

Visitation 1 hr prior to service