Obituary: Jessica Lynn Yeager
Jessica Lynn Yeager, 27, of Queens, N.Y., passed away Friday, Jan. 30, 2009, in Dallas, Texas.
She was born July 5, 1981, in Woodhaven, Queens, N.Y.
As a dedicated and talented artist, Jessica graduated Valedictorian from the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan, N.Y.
At the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Jessica was completing her masters in medical illustration in the Department of Biomedical Communication.
Through her artwork, she focused on promoting hemophilia education and awareness in children.
Jessica was a generous, thoughtful and loving family-orientated individual who dedicated her life to helping and caring for others. She frequently volunteered at Ronald McDonald house and worked to raise money for the National Hemophilia Foundation.
Her radiant smile and kind heart will be missed by many.
She is survived by her mother Sally Yeager; her fathers, Donald Yeager and Tom Sarosy; her nana Ann Cuevas; her fiancé Thomas Marose; and her three dogs, Mona, Norman and Tito.
A visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at Sunrise Funeral Home, 8167 E. Highway 69, Prescott Valley, Ariz. Burial will be Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009.
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