OBITUARY

Dennis Jackson

July 27, 1949May 12, 2015

Dennis L. Jackson of Albion Age 65, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. He was born on July 27, 1949 in Eaton Rapids to Frederick and Mildred (Towns) Jackson. Dennis was a long time member of St. John Catholic Church, Albion and a member of the Knights of Columbus, he was also a member of Duck Lake Country Club. He had worked for over 30 years as a quality control engineer and most recently for Team One Plastics, where he retired. Dennis enjoyed gardening, golfing and hunting for Morel mushrooms but he truly loved watching his grandson’s sporting events.

Dennis is survived by: Wife of 27 years, Sally (Konkle) Jackson Step-children, Jeremy (Jennifer) Blodgett of Parma Aimee Fedore of Jackson Grandsons, Blake and Brett Blodgett and Griffin & Drew Fedore Sisters, Sharon (Harvey) Pettit and Diane (Jack) Morris Brother’s-in-Law, Jim Kolodica, Jim (Kathy) Konkle and Steve (Sal) Konkle Mother-in-law, Pat Konkle Sister’s-in-Law, Janine (Ken) Waito, Linda (Kevin) Markovich, Teri Konkle (Harold Face) And Nanci Konkle-Jackson (Joe Jackson) And several nieces and nephews

He was preceded in death by: Parents, father-in-law, Henry Konkle, sister, Donna Kolodica and brother-in-law, Tom Konkle

The family will receive guests on Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the J. Kevin Tidd Funeral Home, 811 Finley Dr., Albion where the Rosary Service will be held at 7 p.m. by Deacon Ken Snyder. The Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, May 15, 2015 at St. John Catholic Church, 1020 Irwin Ave., Albion, with Fr. Joe Gray as Celebrant. Rite of interment will follow in Riverside Cemetery.

Memorial Contributions to: St. John Catholic Church or to the American Cancer Society. www.kevintiddfuneralhome.com

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  • Funeral Service

    Friday, May 15, 2015

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Carol Davis-McKinney

May 18, 2015

To Sally and Family, my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Denny was a great guy with a contagious smile!

Jack Charlefour

May 14, 2015

So sorry to hear about Dennis. I'm getting fewer and fewer cousins! Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. God Bless.
Jack & Kathy Charlefour.

Brenda Heisler

May 14, 2015

Sally,kids, and to Denny's family..
Prayers being sent to you all.
What an amazing man he was.. So strong and caring.. Always so upbeat and always had a smile. He shall forever be missed.

May 14, 2015

Sally, So sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers are with you. Trust me, he will always be with you in times of need. Margie Lawton

Sparky Biggs

May 14, 2015

Dearest Sally and Family,
So sorry to hear about your loss. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Take care and God Bless..

Julie Swafford

May 14, 2015

Sally so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working with Dennis for so many years at Marshall Brass. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Penny Gillis

May 13, 2015

So sorry to hear.. I met Dennis working at Marshall Brass.. He was a great person to work with... thoughts and prayers for your family.

LaVada Weeks

May 13, 2015

Sally, I am so sorry for your loss. Dennis was a good man he will be missed. He is your special guardian angel who will always be watching down on you. Peace and comfort during this most difficult time.

Jim Hettinger

May 12, 2015

I give you this one thought to keep
I am with you still -- I do not sleep
I am a thousand winds that blow
I am the diamond glints on snow,
I am the sunlight on ripened grain.
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awaken to the morning's hush,
I am the swift uplifting rush
of quiet birds in circled flight.
I am the soft stars that shine at night
Do not think of me as gone--
I am with you still in each new dawn.

Native American prayer

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY