Jamie L. Combs was born to eternal life on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, at age 36 in Zephyrhills, Fla.
She was born in Waukesha and raised in Mukwonago, the daughter of Bill Combs of Mukwonago and Peggy Howard of Zephyrhills. At age 5, she moved to Florida with her mother and graduated from high school in Zephyrhills in 1998. Despite her lifelong battle with Crohn’s disease, she inspired many.
She is survived by her parents, Bill Combs and Peggy (George) Howard, as well as stepmother Michelle Combs of East Troy; half-sisters Macy and Ella and half-brother Evan; stepbrothers Lonny, Wayne, Jeremy, and Geoff Howard; grandmother Sally McKenzie and step-grandmother Evelyn Newbury; and numerous other relatives and friends in both Wisconsin and Florida.
A celebration of Jamie’s life is to take place Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, from 10 a.m. to noon at St. James Catholic Church, 830 Highway NN East, Mukwonago.