In Memory of

Jeanna Montgomery

Full Name: Jeanna J. Montgomery
Date of Birth: July 16, 1990
Date of Death: January 23, 2020
February 1, 2020 - 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Maple Avenue Christian Church in Macomb
Service Information:
February 1, 2020 - 11:00 AM - Maple Avenue Christian Church in Macomb

Macomb-  Jeanna J. Montgomery, 29, of Macomb passed away at 2:22 AM Thursday January 23, 2020 at her home.

She was born July 16, 1990 at Albuquerque, NM; the daughter of Jim and Jonelle (May) Schauble. Surviving are her parents of Macomb, uncles, Mike (Nati) May of Sierra Vista, AZ; and Ken (Debby) May of Lebanon, OH; aunt, Mary May of Bradenton, FL; cousins, Jessica, Aimee, Amanda, Tiffany, Zack, Aaron and Lauren, friends, Brianna and Marissa Meunier of Macomb, her best friend, Samantha Biswell of Colchester and her support dog Coco. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Tom and JoAnn May, uncle Keith May and uncle John Schauble.

While in high school Jeanna had five paper routes. She was a member of Maple Avenue Christian Church in Macomb and McDonough County Special Recreation Association also of Macomb. Jeanna participated in the first ever National Special Olympics in 2006 and received a gold medal for Aquatics. She enjoyed hunting and fishing with her dad.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday February 1st at Maple Avenue Christian Church in Macomb with Pastor Donnie Case officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services at the church. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Midwest Affiliate. To view Jeanna’s life tribute video or to send online condolences visit

To view video tribute click here.
From: Diana Jenkins Jan 23 2020 6:31PM
I am so sorry for your families loss. May God comfort you in your time of sorrow.
From: Cheryle Nebergall Jan 23 2020 6:44PM
Sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers
From: Craig W. MillerJan 23 2020 7:16PM
She fought a courageous battle, now she no longer suffers. There is another bright star shining in the heavens.
From: Lawanda FitzjarraldJan 23 2020 9:57PM
Sorry for your loss. My favorite memory with Jeanna was the last Dungeons and dragons I went to and we celebrated hers and my birthday together. I'll miss her laugh.
From: Amy ConnorJan 23 2020 10:24PM
I was a Special Olympics Coach for a few years and had Jeanna on my swim team.
Jeanna always encouraged everyone to do the best they could.
Many thoughts and prayers to all.
From: Janet MannJan 23 2020 10:25PM
Thoughts and prayers for your family.
From: Jessica DittmanJan 23 2020 10:57PM
Oh Jeanna! This has shocked me entirely! You always was a very special loving individual! Your smile was the best. Ill never forget the sleep over i once was invited too and thr fun time we all had and the homecoming pictures we shared and i still have them all! Rest in peace my friend. Glad we got to share some highschool memories. Class of 08'. My prayers are with you family.
From: Char and John CardenJan 24 2020 11:52AM
Jonelle and Jim.  You are in our thoughts and prayers.  A bright shining star has been added in our sky.  A special guardian angel is now watching over you.  We are proud to have shared your special little lady’s life with you.
Jeanna...we will miss your smiling face and always with a positive attitude.  Your personality was so magnetic.  You are now in no pain and WALKING.  
God Bless
From: Lorenda and Alvin SpilkerJan 24 2020 2:58PM
Our deepest sympathy to Jeanna's family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bless each of you. Lorenda (Schnarr)& Alvin Spilker.
From: RandiJan 25 2020 1:07AM
So sorry for your loss she will forever be in our hearts and memories. She will be truely missed. We send our condolences to you and the family. We're here if you need us we're just a phone call away keep your head up God bless she's with the angels free of pain now.
From: Judy wickertJan 25 2020 6:17PM
Our Jeanna was a fighter in her short life she endured more than. Most do in a lifetime.   She’s at peace with Jesus, Grandpa Tom and Grandma Joan.  
From: Gladys May Jan 29 2020 8:19AM
So sorry to hear about Gina. it is hard to lose our children. But they no longer are in pain. What wonderful memories they give us.
From: Reba FordJan 30 2020 12:16PM
So very sorry for your loss.
From: Sue AdamsJan 30 2020 11:21PM
I am so very sorry. Jeanna fought a good fight! She was such a sweet person. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
From: Myra Lo ArntzenJan 31 2020 2:26PM
So sorry for your loss.  I know Jeanna was a fighter and was able even to encourage others to do their best.  God bless your family and may He give you comfort and peace.  
From: estelle bathFeb 1 2020 12:51PM
The loss of a child is so heart wrenching.  I am so sorry for your loss.  I remember how much fun Daniel & Jeanna had doing Special Olympics and the park district activities.  You and your family will be in my prayers.

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