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In loving memory of Jennifer Rae  Cole Thornton

Jennifer Rae Cole Thornton

Sunrise June 22 1950 Sunset January 2 2024.     

Jennifer was born on 6/22/1950  in Joliet, Illinois. She later relocated to Seattle.  She grew up in Madison Valley. Attended St Joseph, Meany, and Garfield High School. After graduating, she was a faithful employee of the Seattle School district. Jennifer was a loving mother to six children,10 grandchildren, and 9 great-grandchildren. She was known for her bold personality and took pride in her family. Jennifer enjoyed the time with family and friends having fun and enjoying life. She will be missed. Jennifer was preceded in death by her parents, brother Eldridge B Cole, two children, Demetria and Matthew Johnson, grandson, Deonte Mitchner, and  great grand daughter Violet Norris. She is survived by four children Robin Norris, Robert and Howard Thornton and Roger Thomas, sisters Lynn Edgecombe, Regina Cole, and brother Brian Cole,  and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and a community of friends.

Funeral: February 10th at 11:00 a.m.  

 Columbia Funeral Home  4567 Rainier Ave South Seattle Washington 98118