In memory of
Jackie Olden Laguna Niguel - Jackie Olden Andrews passed away on August 4, 2019 in Laguna Niguel. Born on May 2, 1934 in Omaha Nebraska to Russell and Marie Standeven, Jackie moved at a young age to California. While living in Anaheim, Jackie took her passion for food and began her career as a caterer in Orange County. Her popularity propelled her to the KNX Food News Hour, the only culinary-telephone talk show at the time. With her side kick, Mel Baldwin, Jackie entertained thousands with her light hearted kitchen philosophy and her infectious laugh. She is the author of 28 cook books. Sharing her knowledge of food and fun, she made many appearances on talk shows. Retirement found her still broadcasting once a week in the Coachella Valley. Jackie was preceded in death by her husband, Tom Andrews and her son, Russell Olden. She is survived by her daughters Teresa, Karen and daughter in law, Toni. Sisters Harriett and Patty and grandchildren Russell, Rachel, Kelly, Amanda, Alyssa and Kathleen. Great grandchildren Lynzie, Skyleigh, Teagen, Jaxson, Noah, Keira, Hudson and Reese. Her family misses her, but we know that she is cooking up a storm in heaven.
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