Surrounded by loves ones, Jennifer Newkirk, 48, of Quincy, WA passed away Friday December 21st, 2018 in Wenatchee, WA. She was born in Renton, WA at the Valley Medical Center to Raymond and Rosemarie Newkirk on July 4th, 1970.
Jennifer had many accomplishments throughout her life. She was an excellent student and an even better athlete. She was well known for her long distance running records.
Jennifer loved her 3 daughters, and her 3 grandchildren. She enjoyed baking, cooking, planting, and doing yard work. She loved her animals and of course the Seattle Seahawks. She moved her girls and herself to Wallace, ID many years ago where they built a life.
She is survived by Ronald Stetner, her companion of 12 years, three daughters Chelsea Brazier of Kent, WA, Rachel Lyons (Cody Lyons) of Wallace, ID, Olivia Ashby of Quincy, WA, three grandchildren, Tatum, Cabe, and Harli, mother Rosemarie Newkirk of Coeur D’ Alene, ID, sister Valerie Moser (Joe Moser) of Spokane, WA, brother Wayne Newkirk of Coeur D’Alene, along with so many cousins, neices, nephews, aunts and uncles. She is proceeded in death by her Father Raymond Newkirk and sister Tressa Sands. A service will be held for her Saturday January 19th 2019 at 1:00pm at the Wallace Elks in Wallace, ID.
There will be a memorial gathering potluck after for conversation and food to remember her.
Jennifer had a huge heart and she will be carried with us forever.