Jankowski, Jacqueline

Written by David Green.

Jacqueline L. Jankowski, 35, of Toledo, Ohio, died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, as the result of a motor vehicle accident in Perrysburg Twp., Ohio.

She was born in Tecumseh, Mich., on Jan. 17, 1975, the daughter of Linda (Menchaca) Jankowski.

Jackie attended Whitmer High School and had been employed as a waitress at various restaurants. She enjoyed camping trips with her mother and spending time with her son.

Surviving Jackie are her son, Jaden;  mother, Linda Jankowski of Adrian, Mich.; father, Marty Flores of Adrian; two sisters, Cindy Adams of Liberty, Ky., and Clarissa Flores of Adrian; a brother Maseo Flores; and grandmothers, Lupe Menchaca of Blissfield, Mich., and Fran Jankowski of Toledo, Ohio; three nephews, Cameron, Zeb, and Michael; and two nieces, Tegan and Jessica.

Jackie was preceded in death by a sister, Amy; her biological father, John Jankowski; and her maternal and paternal grandfathers.

Funeral services are planned at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 23, at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church in Blissfield with Father Jack Loughran officiating. Cremation will follow. Visitation is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Eagle Funeral Home in Hudson, and also on Monday for one hour preceding the funeral service at the church.

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