Jessica Shannon Prentiss Cleary was born May 20, 1984 to Jill Prentiss and Scott Gundlach in Norfolk, VA. Jessica passed away on November 5, 2019 in her home. She joins her precious baby Kaya in Heaven. In addition to Kaya, Jessica is preceded in death by her Grandparents William “Poppi” Prentiss and Marie Prentiss. Left to cherish her memory are her boys, Jackson and Joseph; the brightest lights of her life. She is survived by her Parents Jill Prentiss and Doug Atkins and Scott and Denise Gundlach and her Grandmother Pat Crane. Also surviving Jessica are her Siblings Scotty Gundlach, Alex Prentiss, Whitney Gundlach and Danyelle Gundlach Williams, her best friend Andy Cleary; as well as many loving Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and friends.
Jessica’s life will be celebrated on Monday November 11, 2019 at 2:00 pm. Forefront Church, 2520 Holland Road, Virginia Beach, VA
Please come to celebrate in casual, bright or sparkly attire, as Jessica would wish. The family requests that in lieu of flowers please make donations to American SIDS Institute; SIDS.org/ways-to-help/donate