Jessica L. Glaze

Jessica L. Glaze

MANSFIELD: Jessica L. Glaze, 37, of Mansfield passed away February 4, 2014 at MedCentral Health System.

Jessica was born September 28, 1976 in Conway, SC to Michael and Katie Reilly Glaze. She was a 1996 graduate of Lexington High School. Jessica was involved in Special Olympics and therapeutic horseback riding. On May 10, 1994 she was awarded the Rotary McCowan Courage Award and was presented a Presidential Academic Fitness Awards Program Certificate signed by President George Bush. Jessica had an extremely outgoing personality with a wonderful sense of humor who loved her pets and most importantly her three nieces. She lived well beyond her disability and had accomplished many things.

Survivors include her parents Katie and Mike Glaze of Lexington; siblings Greg (Amy) Glaze, her identical twin sister Jamie Glaze, Michele Glaze all of Lexington; grandmother Mary Lou Reilly of Mansfield; nieces Ashley, Taylor and Kyleigh; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.

She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Donald and Catherine Glaze, James F. Reilly.

Friends may call at Herlihy-Chambers Funeral Home, 173 Park Avenue West, on Thursday from 2-4 and 6-8pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00am Friday at St. Peter's Catholic Church with Rev. Gregory Hite officiating. Burial will follow in Mansfield Catholic Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Nationwide Childrens' Hospital Oncology Research.


Funeral Home

Herlihy-Chambers Funeral Home
173 Park Ave W Mansfield, OH 44902
(419) 524-5532

Published in the News Journal on Feb. 5, 2014