Jacqueline Rust was born in New York in 1925. In Rye his family lived on Hix Park. Jacqueline was a Rye High School Graduate, Class of 1942. He enlisted and served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II.
Jacqueline Rust in Marines Weds Corp. James McCoy
Announcement has been made of the marriage of Pfc. Jacqueline Rust, USMCWU. to Corp. James Earl McCoy. USMC. The wedding took place in the chapel of the Marine Corps Air Station, Kl Toro, Santa Ana, Calif. , on Nov. 9, The bride ts the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Martin Rust of Hix Park. She is a graduate of Rye High School and The Washington School for Secretaries and enlisted in the Marines last May. Corp. McCoy has been serving in the South Pacific for over two years with the 1st Marine Division. ; His home is in Shelton, Washington. The couple spent a brief honeymoon at Big Bear in the mountains near Los Angeles and then returned to their duties. They will shortly he at home in Shelton each expects to be discharged this month.
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Rye High School Graduate, class of 1942
A graveside service for Jacqueline (Rust) McCoy, 93, of Iowa City, will be held Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 11 AM at the Welsh Cemetery, 4401 Sharon Center Road, Iowa City, 52240. The family will greet friends from 9 - 10:30 AM at the Peterseim Funeral Home in Kalona. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM at the Gospel Meeting Room at 1266 Wilson Avenue, SW, Cedar Rapdis, 52404. Jacqueline McCoy died Thursday, June 21, 2018 in Iowa City.
Jacqueline (Rust) McCoy was born April 1, 1925 in White Plains, NY., the daughter of Franklin M. and Laura (McGraw) Rust. She graduated from The Rye High School and attended community college. Jacqueline joined the United States Marine Corps in April of 1945 and served at the Marine Corps Air Station in El Toro, CA. On November 9, 1945 she was united in marriage to James "Carl" McCoy. Jacqueline enjoyed cooking, sewing, painting and taking care of babies. She was also a master gardener and her specialty was flowers.
Survivors include eight children: James McCoy of Denham Spring, LA; Timothy (Kathleen) McCoy of Redfield, AR; Mark McCoy of Olympia, WA; Daniel (Jennifer) McCoy of Tenino, WA; Jonathan (Vivian) McCoy of Eugene, OR; Laura McCoy of Iowa City; Philip (Nancy) McCoy of Lakeville, MN; Andrew McCoy of Tenino, WA; a daughter in law, Dawn McCoy of Riverside, IA, and a number of grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Preceding Jacqueline in death were her parents, her husband, one son Roy and a sister Sue Jean Rust.