Jessica Shannon Prentiss Cleary, 35, was born May 20, 1984, to Jill Prentiss and Scott Gundlach in Norfolk, and passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at her home. She joins her precious baby Kaya in heaven.
In addition to Kaya, Jessica was preceded in death by her grandparents, William “Poppi” Prentiss and Marie Prentiss.
Left to cherish her memory are her boys, Jackson and Joseph, the brightest lights of her life. She is also survived by her parents, Jill Prentiss and Doug Atkins and Scott and Denise Gundlach; grandmother, Pat Crane; siblings, Scotty Gundlach, Alex Prentiss, Whitney Gundlach and Danyelle Gundlach Williams; best friend, Andy Cleary; as well as many loving aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Jessica’s life will be celebrated at 2 p.m., Monday, Nov. 11, at Forefront Church, 2520 Holland Road, Virginia Beach. Please come to celebrate in casual, bright or sparkly attire, as Jessica would wish.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the American SIDS Institute.
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