Laura A. (Jackson) Marrow 48, of North Versailles, lost her battle with lung cancer on Wednesday, June 27, 2012, with her family by her side.
She was born July 6, 1963, the daughter of Mary Jackson and the late Robert Jackson of Renovo.
She was the mother of Michael Jackson of Idaho, Jesse Shields of Renovo, Raven Roche of West Mifflin and Patrick Roche of Pittsburgh.
She was the grandmother of Hayleigh and Aydia Jackson and Nathan Roche; a sister of Kathy (Curit) Hull of Lock Haven, Jean (Dave) Kelley of Mill Hall, and Robert Jackson Jr. of Renovo.
She is also survived by her grandfather Orvis Jackson of Lock Haven; many nieces and nephews, and long time companion Patrick Roche.
Laura was a social worker with the Milestone Center of Monroeville. She was a volunteer with the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life for many years.
Laura loved gardening, flea marketing and the Pittsburgh Steelers, but she mostly enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren.