Jessica Quaas, 46

Jessica Quaas, 46, of Ogden, UT passed away at her home Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2019, due to medical complications.

She was born in Waconia Dec. 9, 1973, to Darrell and Christina Quaas.

She graduated from Howard Lake-Waverly High School in 1992.

After a brief stint in the Marines, she returned home and had two children. She then got married and moved to Utah, where she was blessed with three more children.

Jessica enjoyed writing and spending time with her kids. Her kids were her whole world and she loved them dearly.

Jessica first became ill in 2013, and fought hard until the very end. She was courageous and an inspiration to us all, and will be greatly missed.

Jessica is survived by her five children, Morgan (22), Jadyn (20), EmmeLynn (13), Dane (12), and Levi (9); her father Darrell Quaas of Dassel; mother Christina Linquist of Buffalo; brother Jeremy (Katie) Quaas of Cokato; sister Caramae (Jesse) Steinwand of Shorewood; uncles Larry (Linda) Quaas of Norwood-Young America, Keith Quaas of Mayer, Kevin Quaas of Waconia; cousin Don Quaas of Norwood-Young America; nephew Carter Quaas; and nieces Nicole Quaas, Brynlee, and Lainey Steinwand.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents Ben and Lila Quaas, and Lyle and Helga Mckinley.

Memorial services will take place at a later date.

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