Memorial services celebrating the life of Jessica Lynn Vogt, 37, of Sauk Rapids, will be at 5:00 PM on Friday, June 6, 2014 at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Chapel, St. Cloud. Associate in Ministry Christie Meier will officiate and a private family burial will take place at a later date. Jessica died unexpectedly Wednesday afternoon from a neurological condition. There will be a visitation after 2:00 PM until the time of service Friday at the funeral home. Arrangements are being made with Miller-Carlin Funeral Home, St. Cloud.Jessica was born March 3, 1977 to Burl and Peggy (Sukraw) Boyer in Crosby, MN. She was raised with her siblings in various central MN towns and graduated from Parkers Prairie High School in 1995. Since then, Jessica received her Paralegal Associates Degree, graduated with honors, and was recently pursuing her Bachelors in Paralegal through MSB. She had a passion for learning and loved the law. Jessica was an intelligent woman who worked hard, even making the Dean’s List each semester. She was an animal lover and shared three cats and a dog with her fiancée and children. Jessica was also a grandpa’s girl and is remembered as a little girl naming each of her thumbs “vanilla” and “chocolate” and letting him choose one while she sucked the other. She is described as having a high heart, selfless, and humble. Jessica has always been a major supporter of her family and friends, illustrated by her unfailing help while her mother was battling breast cancer a while ago. She wanted to help others and she made time for everyone in her life, oftentimes putting herself last. Although she lived with chronic pain and migraines, Jessica stayed active with her daughters, fiancée, family, and friends. Her girls were her everything. She loved to read, enjoyed traveling, and was a contributing supporter of KVSC radio station. Jessica has worked full-time for Encore Capital Group as a paralegal for the past two years. She was an amazing mother. She was an amazing woman. It was Jessica’s wish to be an organ and tissue donor which was made possible by LifeSource. Through this last selfless act, she will be gifting more than 70 people through various tissue donations, including burn victims, and helping more than 5 people through major organ donation.Jessica is survived by her mother, Peggy Peltier (Jerry Ganske), Hewitt; fiancée Jesse Wheeler, Sauk Rapids; daughters Brittney and Mackenzie Suchy, at home in Sauk Rapids; siblings Betsy Peabody, Moorhead; Adam (Tracey Schmitz) Boyer, Carlos; stepsister Belinda Peltier, Greenwald; stepbrother to be Mitchell Ganske, Bertha; as well as many other family and countless friends.She is preceded in death by her fathers Burl Boyer and Mike Peltier.Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers to the Jessica’s Girls’ Fund.
Schedule and Information
There will be a visitation 2:00 PM-5:00 PM Friday, June 6, 2014 at the funeral home.
Miller-Carlin Funeral Home Saint Cloud
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers to the Jessicas Girls Fund being established by her family.