Mckenzie Elizabeth Aucapiña
Mckenzie Elizabeth Aucapiña, age 7, died Sunday July 28, 2019. Mckenzie was born in Monticello, MN. She attended Eastview Education Center in Monticello and was currently enrolled at Zimmerman Elementary. She was bright student and a friend to all that knew her.
Mckenzie lived an active life in her few years on Earth. She was involved in many community and youth programs including the Sherburne county 4-H A to Zoo Club, gymnastics, soccer, dance and Irish dance. Mckenzie was also involved in the Awana youth programs at Becker Baptist Church and the Refuge Church in Zimmerman MN. Mckenzie loved animals and was caretaker for eight rabbits, three horses, one cat and a dog.
Mckenzie is survived by her loving parents Angel Aucapina and Melanie Aucapina (Scharpf). Her older sister Mykailah Aucapina and younger brother Eivan Aucapina of Zimmerman MN. Maternal grandparents Mike and Laura Scharpf of Union Grove, WI; Linda Scharpf and Roger Warren of Black River Falls, WI. Paternal grandparents Alipio Aucapina Zimmerman MN and Blanca Rodriguez of Ecuador, along with numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
We ask all family and friends to help us celebrate the life of Mckenzie on Thursday, August 1, 2019 from 5-8PM at Dare’s Funeral Home, 805 Main St, Elk River. Funeral service will be at 11AM on Friday, August 2 at The Refuge, 25620-4th St, Zimmerman, with visitation starting at 10AM.