Jelisa Ann
29, of Nolo. God sent her mother, Missy to bring her home on Oct. 22, 2019. Born Sept. 4, 1990 in Johnstown. Preceded in death by her mother, Melissa Swartz; sister, Lakeisha; maternal grandfather, Larry Swartz; and paternal grandfather, Matthew Thompson. Survived by father, Edward Thompson; paternal grandmother, Gersilee Thompson; maternal grandparents, Eileen and Vernon Skebeck; foster parents, Pam and Bill Voytek; and children, Aaliyah, Giovanni; and Noah. Sister of Salina Swartz; Tawsha (Landell) Reynolds; Javin Christian; Heather Hamer; Kweilin Christian; Latya Hamer; and Dorian Long. Several special friends and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Nanty Glo. Jelisa loved music and spending time with her friends. Friends will be received from 2-8 p.m. on Sunday at the Askew-Houser Funeral Homes, Inc., Nanty Glo, where Gospel Prayer Service will be held at 6:30 p.m. that evening, Pastor Serena Hardison, officiating. Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. on Monday at St. Mary's Church, the Rev. Leonard Voytek, celebrant. Interment, United Brethren Cemetery, Belsano.
Published on October 25, 2019


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Angelina Thompson
Nov 02, 2019
My dearest sweet Jalisa, all I can say is Rest Baby, Rest! In my eyes I see us at the parade in downtown Johnstown, you, Tommy Jr. Salina sitting on the edge with excitement on your faces! We will always have fond memories. Rest with Jesus and in Mona’s arms, Love Aunt Angie, Uncle Tommy, Tommy JR. (Kimberlyn) and Matthew “Philip” Thompson.
Dawn Younkin
Oct 30, 2019
Ilene So sorry for your loss.
Annette McDonald
Oct 26, 2019
Eillen and Veron so sorry to hear of your loss! Bob and my prayers are with you. God Bless