Jacob Rey Jarozewski, 25, of Kansas City North, passed away March 11, 2012. Visitation will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, March 16, at the Park Lawn Northland Chapel, I-35 at 291 Highway, Liberty. A funeral service celebrating Jake's life will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 17, at Liberty United Methodist Church, 1001 Sunset, Liberty. Burial with military honors will follow. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to a memorial fund in memory of Jake. Donations payable to Jake's aunt, Joyce Pankiewicz, may be left at the funeral home or the church, or be sent to P. O. Box 8084, St. Joseph, MO 64508. Jake was born March 12, 1986, in Corpus Christi, Texas, one of four children of Martin and Barbara Jarozewski. He lived there for 15 years, when the family moved to the Liberty area. Jake graduated in 2004 from Liberty High School and served in the U.S. Navy during 2005 and 2006. He was currently a National Honor Society student at ITT Technical School, and recently received his Associate's degree at ITT. He was engaged to be married to Alyx Aikmus on March 24, 2012. Jake was preceded in death by his grandfather, Louie E. Brandt. Along with his parents and fiance' Jake leaves his siblings, Crystal, Andrew and Sarah Jarozewski; maternal grandmother, Velma F. Brandt; as well as aunts, uncles, cousins, other family members including Alyx's family, and many friends. He will be greatly missed. You may send a message to the family or sign an on-line guest book via www.parklawnfunerals.com
. Arrangements: Park Lawn Northland Chapel, (816) 781-8228.