For the past 15 years he resided in San Diego, California where he worked in biopharmaceutical research. Isaac specialized in genetic sequencing and gene therapy for cancer treatment. He was also a sales and system consultant for integrated satellite and ground-based, marine navionics. Isaac was an avid traveler and guitar player, a great conversationalist and will be remembered by all for his sharp wit. His greatest passion, however, was sailing, working on his boat and all aspects of life on the water.
Isaac is survived by his parents, Dr. Robert and Janet LacKamp, of St. Joseph; brother, Dr. Aaron LacKamp, and his wife, Paula and three children, Hannah, Nathaniel and Claire, of Baltimore, Maryland; brother, Jonathan LacKamp of Kansas City; grandmother Marilyn Metzinger of Caldwell, Kansas; his wife from 2002 to 2009, Laura Wood LacKamp of San Diego; as well as loving friends and family from across the United States. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Marguerite and Robert D. LacKamp of Hutchinson, KS, and Ernest Metzinger of Caldwell, KS.
Mass of Christian Burial: 10:00 A.M. Saturday, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church. Interment Mount Olivet Cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:30 to 9:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Parish Rosary 6:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Outdoor Outreach of San Diego at outdooroutreach.org or the Creighton University of Medicine Early Detection Network at medschool.creighton.edu.