Elizabeth Ducanes Jackson
60, Indianapolis, passed away March 12, 2013. Elizabeth was born on June 17, 1952 to Dr. Arnold Ducanes and Dr. Thelma Ducanes in Manila, Philippines. Elizabeth earned her Bachelor's degree from Indiana University as a Registered Nurse. Elizabeth loved to travel, and was well known in the community. She served as a past president for the Asian American Alliance, current president for Asian Services of Indiana, she was a board member for the Philippine Nurses Association of Indiana, former board member for the Philippine Barangay Club, board member for Camp Mabuhay, a member of the Indiana State Nurses Association, and a founding member of the Indiana Diversity Women's Network.
Elizabeth will be lovingly missed by her husband of 30 years Gregory M. Jackson, children; Maria Schwager, Matthew Schwager, Christopher Bryn Jackson, and four grandchildren
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday March 16, 2013 (calling at 10 a.m.) St. Jude Catholic Church. Visitation will be held on Friday March 15. 2013, from 4-8 p.m. at Flanner and Buchanan- Market Street.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Asian American Alliance, or Asian Services of Indiana