Marissa Gay Stoyanovitch
September 17, 1960 – May 17, 2020
Marissa Gay Stoyanovitch, Of Jackson MI passed away on May 17, 2020 at the age of 59. Marissa was reunited with her parents Ray Courtney and Bessie Henry and her brothers, Rick and David Courtney. Marissa is survived by long time companion Jaime Medina and her four daughters, Krystal Stoyanovitch (Marcus), Siera Stoyanovitch (Chris), Tara Stoyanovitch (Jonah) and Hannah Courtney-Medina; grandchildren Lia Stoyanovitch and Sofia Stoyanovitch; and many siblings Maryann Rankin (Charles Rankin), Marsha Straub, Marie Milkovich, Margaret Just (Daniel Just), and Daniel Courtney. Marissa was one of the owners of the Greek Villa. Marissa was a beautiful mother, spunky, big-hearted, hardworking, resilient, and loved to share her cooking. Marissa will never be forgotten and can never be replaced because she was one of a kind. Family will receive friends for a memorial visitation at Patience-Montgomery Funeral Home, 406 First Street, Jackson on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM. There will be a celebration of life at a later date. You will be escorted into the funeral home in limited numbers in accordance with CDC guidelines. All will be required to wear masks and maintain social distancing.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020