Jessica L. Albert

COMPTON - Jessica Lyn Albert, 51, of Avancer Home, Genoa passed away Jan. 23, 2021 at Kishwaukee Hospital, DeKalb.

Private family funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Jan. 28 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Compton with Rev. Jeff Schlesinger officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota is handling arrangements.

Jessica was born Jan. 29, 1969 in Chicago to Charles Albert and Jean (Ross) Albert.

Survivors include three brothers, Timothy (Bonnie) Albert of Utica, Scott (Hyoson) Albert of San Antonio, Texas and Russell (Susan) Albert of England; and seven nieces and nephews, Heather, Angelia, Zachary, Kirsten, Cody, Brandy and Noah.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a niece, Rebecca.

Jessica was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Her favorite thing to do was spending time with friends and family. Her cousins and closest friends were her rock and meant everything to her. She would offer anyone a smile and a hug and brought happiness and joy to everyone she met. She was truly a shining light on this Earth.

Memorials may be directed to Immanuel Lutheran Church. Online condolences may be left at


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