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Jessica “Jakee” Michele Lifto, a daughter, mother, sister, and friend to many, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, September 6, 2015.

Jessica was born and raised in Two Harbors. She graduated from high school in 2003 from North Shore Christian Academy in Beaver Bay, Minnesota. Her greatest joy in life were her two children. Jessica was an active animal enthusiast. She loved all animals, but her favorites were her dogs and horses. Jessica had a great love of music as well.

Jessica is survived by her mother, Terri Truscott; father, Thomas Lifto; son, Trevor Hanson (Jason Hanson), daughter, Lydia Lifto (Ron Speece), sister, Samantha (James) Ferguson; sister, Heather Jeske; her Papa, Charles Truscott, her Nana, Beverly Truscott (Brandt); two nieces, several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Her infectious smile and her kind heart will be dearly missed.

A Celebration of Life was held at 7 p.m. on Friday, September 11, 2015 at Burlington Bay on Lake Superior.