Jenna Lynn Wallace, 42, of Ringwood and Avon-By-the-Sea, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune City, NJ. Upon her death, Jenna was surrounded by her most cherished loved ones in the hospital where she served as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner for over 14 years.
Jenna was born a Centennial baby on February 7, 1976 in Lexington, Kentucky, to Jerry and Paula Wallace. Also surviving are her sister Merisa (Samuel) Rosa of Wayne, and two brothers Jerry (Rebecca) Wallace and Chad (Cara) Wallace of Ringwood; her seven nieces and nephews, Tanner, Blake, Ryan, Jameson, Mackenzie, Jack and Kylie as well as her best bud and cousin Dara amongst several other cousins, aunts, and uncles. Jenna was predeceased by her precious pup, Max.
Jenna will always be known for the impact she made on so many others through her unwavering selflessness. She loved to share her passion for nurse care and spent much of her time ministering to others.
The visitation is from 4:00 to 8:00 PM on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the Oakland Memorial Home. The funeral service will follow at 10:30 AM on Friday, March 23, 2018, at the Ringwood Community Presbyterian Church, followed by a private cremation.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Warriors for Jenna Foundation at 1916 Ship Court, Toms River, New Jersey which was created to keep her spirit and memory alive forever.