Jennifer Manco Bond
Jennifer Denise Manco Bond, 44, of Shreveport, LA, born in Vicenza, Italy, died Friday, January 31, 2014 after a brave and courageous battle with cancer. Visitation will be at Osborn Funeral Home Monday, February 3, 2014 from 5-7 p.m. A memorial service will be at Broadmoor Baptist Church Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 11 a.m.
Jennifer graduated from St. Vincent's Academy and received her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Louisiana State University in Shreveport, LA. She worked for several years at Lewis Gifts in Shreveport. She was currently employed at Willis-Knighton Hospice of Louisiana as their Volunteer Coordinator.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Nicola Manco and Ines Manco; maternal grandfathers, Charles H. Young and Edwin M. DeMoss; and father-in-law, Jack Bond. She is survived by her husband of 21 years, Jason W. Bond and their children, Avery Elizabeth Bond and Joshua Whittington Bond; parents, Rene' and Jane Young Manco; paternal grandmother, Alice DeMoss; brother, Paul Manco; mother-in-law, SuEllen Bond; brother-in-law, Jack Bond, Jr. and wife, Lynn; sister-in-law, Jennifer Patton and husband, Wayne; and numerous beloved aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.
The family would like to thank the doctors and staff of the Willis-Knighton Cancer Center with special thanks to Dr. Michael Moore, Rita, and Holly and all of the physicians of Northwest Louisiana Nephrology. To the staff of 4east at Willis Knighton North, especially Jill, Scottie, May, Jamie, Cherry, Bianca, Caitlyn, and June, your loving care of Jennifer and her family will never be forgotten.
Jennifer's beautiful smile and bright personality endeared her to everyone she met. High school sweethearts, Jennifer and Jason had a love for each other and for life that could be felt by their many friends. Her children and her family were the joys of her life. She will be loved and missed by all. "Set your mind on things above, not on earthly things, for you died and your life is now hidden with Christ in God. When Christ, who is your life appears, then you also will appear with him in glory," Collosians 3:2-4.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The Jennifer M. Bond Memorial Fund at Red River Bank or to The Multiple Myeloma Research Fund.
Published in Shreveport Times from Feb. 2 to Feb. 4, 2014