Jodi Layne Harker, 47, of Longmont, CO was suddenly taken by our Heavenly Father Monday, December 31, 2012. She was born in Huntington, PA on January 15, 1965 to Thomas and Sandra Harker. Jodi grew up in Ventura County, CA before moving with her family to Colorado in 1993. Jodi was extremely loving and devoted to her family, her caring and compassion unmatched. She was all of her niece's confidant and her mother's best friend. Jodi spent the last six years of her life caring for her aging parents. She was great at knitting and an expert at doing her mother's hair and nails. She is preceded in death by her daughter Amanda; her sister Shelley; her brother Erick; and her grandparents Paul and Marcella Harker, and Charles and Esther Lane. Jodi is survived by her parents; her sister Robin; her aunt Nancy Weaver and family of Pennsylvania; her nieces Jennifer Stark, Renee Hill, Justine and Megan Oakley; her grand nephews Aaron Benz and Luke Hill. Jodi will be forever loved and missed by the many people she so deeply cherished.
Published in Longmont Times-Call on January 3, 2013