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Jessica Shortland

February 9, 1990 April 19, 2015
Jessica Shortland
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Jessica Shortland 25 of Wakeman passed away unexpectedly Sunday April 19, 2015. She was born February 2 , 1990 in Amherst and was a graduate of Wellington High School. Jessica enjoyed spending time with her children and family, she was always there to lend a helping hand to anyone she encountered. Survivors include her mother Chris Miller (nee Shortland) and step-father Keith Miller , 3 children Elizabeth , Emma and Christopher Nolan all of Wakeman, fianc�e Donald Nolan , sister Chelsea Shortland of Akron , brother Staff Sergeant James Powelson of Sanford, N. Carolina. Maternal grandparents Lena and Willard Powelson , paternal grandfather Floyd Stiffler , several Aunts , Uncles and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her father Christopher Stiffler , paternal grandmother Marge Stiffler , grandfather William "Larry" Shortland. Family will receive friends 2-6PM Sunday April 26, 2015 at the Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at St. Rt. 57) Elyria 440-322-4626 , where funeral services will be held 11AM Monday April 27, 2015. Pastor Robert Weldon Sr. will officiate. Burial will be in Brookdale Cemetery (Elyria). Family suggests those who wish may make donations to the Jessica Shortland Memorial Fund c/o Any First Merit Bank. Online condolences may be expressed at


11 AM Monday April 27 , 2015

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria


2-6 PM Sunday April 26 , 2015

Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Elyria

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