James Andrew JESSOP
Paige Melissa JESSOP
Ruthie Marie JESSOP
Michael Wayne Jessop was the first-born child of Wayne and
Carolyn Jessop. He lived in Kalamazoo, MI at birth, but moved to 556
Gene Lane, Valparaiso, IN 46383 in 1968 when he was six. Michael
attended Northview Elementary School, Ben Franklin Middle School, and
Valparaiso High School. He did not attend college.
Michael married Jennifer Page on January 21,1984 in
Valparaiso, IN. They had three children: James Andrew (9/12/89),
Paige Melissa (9/25/91), and Ruthie Marie (3/10/93). They lived in
Valparaiso, IN; Chicago, IL; Schaumberg, IL, and Clarksville, TN.
Mike and Jennifer divorced _______. Mike moved to Eugene, OR in
Mike died of colon cancer at Sacred Heart - River Bend
Hospital in Eugene, Oregon at 10:57 p.m. on December 12, 2011. He
spent his last nine days in the hospital...for the last five days he
was basically in a coma. In the hours before he passed, he was
visisted by Garry Hamacher & Annagret Hoffman, Anne Duret and her
daughter Anais, Jeremy & Angie Hansen, and his sister Laura Carr, who
was with him when he stopped breathing very peacefully in his sleep.