She treasured connecting with people and loved learning from them.
Born in Philadelphia, where Jessica lived until she attended college at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, she was the first woman to be admitted to their Industrial Design program.
She held me in her arms and we said the things that needed to be said.
I wonder now, how many times I’ve shared the words, “I love you” with my mom. We said “I love you” that day with new desperation, feeling once again, the limits of language to communicate the depth of our feelings and the profound sadness that our time together would soon be ending.
the past three years, Jennifer has been a tireless advocate and fundraiser for metastatic breast cancer research.