It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of our beloved Jessica, on June 3, 2019 at the age of 38 years. Jessica was surrounded by her loving family at the time of her passing.
Jessica will be lovingly remembered by her mom Chris (Ron) Black; her dad Dwayne (Diane) Zielke; her siblings Lucas, Emily, Grady & Jennifer (Jamie), her nephew Jackson, her niece Taylor and her beloved dog Koda.
Jessica was born on September 22, 1980. She grew up in Edmonton, Alberta.
She graduated from McNally High School in 1998. After graduating from the Culinary Arts, Baking and Hospitality programs at NAIT, she worked in the service industry in many roles. She was known for her strength, incredible work ethic and her loving, caring, supportive character. She will be dearly missed by many family and friends.
A Celebration of Jessica’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Connelly-McKinley Edmonton South Chapel, 4820 Meridian Street NW, Edmonton.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations in memory of Jessica can go to the Edmonton Humane Society (SPCA) 13620 163 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5V 0B2. Donation cards will be available at the Celebration of Life or can be made directly online by clicking on Edmonton Humane Society.
Directions to the Edmonton South Funeral Chapel, from the Whitemud or Sherwood Park Freeway, take the 17th street exit. Go to 76 avenue and head east (76 avenue turns into Meridian Street). Follow that road until you get to the dead-end and turn into Our Lady of Peace Cemetery. Connelly-McKinley Edmonton South Chapel is on the west side of the cemetery.