Shawna Renee’ Jackson, 25, of Burbank, died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016 at the Cleveland Clinic after a strong and courageous battle with cancer that she fought for the past four months.
Shawna was born Feb. 5, 1991 in Medina to Harold and Denise (Dodge) Thompson and was a 2009 graduate of Medina High School. She attended Ohio State ATI in Wooster and was the Deputy Dog Warden for the Medina County Animal Shelter. Shawna enjoyed horseback riding, being with friends and family and loved animals and nature. Her greatest joy was being a wife and a mother to her son Keegan who was born in April.
Surviving are her husband, Randy Jackson whom she married on Aug. 14, 2015; her son, Keegan Jack; mother and step-father, Denise and Greg Crossen of Medina; sister and brother-in-law, Teressa and Jeff Androsac of Medina; brother, Andrew Thompson of Lakewood; step-sisters, Heather Crossen of Fairview Park and Berylle Lababidi of North Olmsted; step-brother, Ed Crossen of Cleveland; her in-laws, Jack and Tammy Jackson of Creston; brother-in-law, Jeff Jackson of Creston; grandparents, Marion Cibik of Brunswick, Virginia Baker of Creston and Lynnette and Mike Green of Wooster; 2 nieces and 2 nephews and many friends and family. She was preceded in death by her father, Harold in 2015.
Services will be Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston with Pastor Bill Miller officiating. Burial will be in Creston Maple Mound Cemetery. Friends may call Friday from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com Memorial contributions may be made to Shawna Jackson Benevolent Fund at First Merit Bank in Lodi or to the Shawna Jackson Go-Fund-Me Account.
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Name: Abbie Lavy
Randy and family, I am so sorry for your loss, she was such a wonderful person and will be greatly missed by so many. My thoughts and prayers go to you and your family during this hard time.
Name: Annette Burge
We are truly sorry for the loss of Shawna. May you find Peace in wonderful memories of her. Find strength together in your family and friends.
Mike and Annette Burge
Name: Deborah White
Dear Denise, Greg, and Theresa, my thoughts and prayers are with you. I know this time burdens your heart, but know that you are in my heart, and the heart and hands God. Shawna is now with our heavenly Father and our earthly one too.
I will see you very soon. Love you and bless you with God's gift of LIFE.