Emma Lillian Jackson passed away on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, at St Joseph’s Medical Center-Essentia. Emma was born on July 30, 1931, in Ironton to Christian & Tessie (Detzler) Nelson. She married John Jackson on December 15, 1951, together they had two daughters.
Left to cherish Emma’s memory are her daughters: Betty (Michael) Kunich and Bonnie (Michael) Pasowicz; granddaughter, Maria (Mark) Miller; great-grandchildren: Carly Evelyn and Daniel John; siblings: Rose Lambert, Shirley Warner, Mable Nelson, and Emil (Cathy) Nelson; many nieces and nephews.
Emma is preceded in death by her parents; husband of 65 years, John; siblings: Louis, Russell, Ernest, John, Marie, Betty, Alice, Lucy and Edith.
A memorial service for Emma will be held at Halvorson Taylor Life Event Center on Monday, April 18, 2022, at 1PM, with visitation one hour prior. Interment will be at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery. www.halvorsontaylor.com