80, St. Benedict, passed away December 23, 2018. Born June 19, 1938, in Spangler, daughter of the late Steve and Carmella (Jorio) Marana. Survived by loving husband of 57 years, John Thomas Jackson, St. Benedict; son, John Thomas Jackson III, husband of Lori (Kirsch), Ebensburg; and granddaughters, Erica Jackson (Mark Ivey) and Megan Jackson (Ryan Schultz). Sister of Steve (Valerie) Marana, Sankertown and Joseph (Janell) Marana, Carrolltown. Grace worked many years as a hairdresser in Johnstown. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who loved to cook for her family. Friends will be received from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at Moriconi Funeral Home, Inc., Northern Cambria. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Thursday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Carrolltown. Fr. Jude Brady, OSB, celebrant. Committal, St. Joseph Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Grace to St. Joseph Mission Church.
Published on December 23, 2018