Jessica Marie “Jess" or "Jessie” Heroy, age 15, of Vandalia, died Sunday, May 16, 2021.
Her life began March 20, 2006 in Niles, Michigan, born to Mickey Heroy and Heather Rocha.
Jessica loved her family. She could often be found outdoors, barefoot with friends. She enjoyed riding horses, fishing, music, and taking selfies. She was an outgoing person who knew how to get you riled up and knew how to have fun. She was a budding makeup artist. Jessica was a cook and baker. She would often make new recipes and they would always taste amazing. She was a TikTok fiend.
Jessica will be greatly missed by family and friends. She is survived by her father, Mickey (Jacklyn Ceralde) Heroy of Vandalia; her mother, Heather Rocha of Edwardsburg; two sisters, Jasmine, Serenity; two brothers, Isaiah, Loki; maternal grandmother, Cindy Rocha of Edwardsburg; paternal grandmother, Carol Grayam of Vandalia; great grandfather, Charles Grayam of Arkansas; aunts, Sunshie (Matthew) Jackson of Vandalia, Crystal Rocha of Three Rivers, Elizabeth Rocha of Niles; uncle, Tony Heroy of Elkhart, Indiana; close cousin, but considered each other sisters, Brooklynn; great aunt, Carolyn of Edwardsburg; great uncle, Charles (Donna Demmon) Grayam of Dowagiac, Tom (Bobbie) Grayam of Niles; her loyal dog, Koda; and a host of cousins.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather Barry Heroy; great grandparents, Albert and Dessie Heroy and great grandmother, Dixie Grayam.
Family and friends will gather Friday, May 28, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Connelly Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, 202 North Broadway Street, Cassopolis. A funeral service will be held Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. in the funeral home.
Jessica will be laid to rest in Edwardsburg Cemetery.
The family prefers contributions in memory of Jessica be made to the family care of Connelly Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, 202 North Broadway Street, Cassopolis, Michigan 49031.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Connelly Chapel Wagner Family Funerals, Cassopolis. Please share a memory or a message online: wagnercares.com.
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