Milsom M. Jackson, 90, in Neenah, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 21, 2012, at the Valley VNA, Neenah. She was born January 8, 1922, Neenah, daughter of Arthur and Catherine (Auer) Jackson. Milly was employed at Glatfelter Paper Company (formerly Bergstrom Paper Co.) until her retirement. Milly owned and operated the former Winnebago Pottery. She enjoyed repairing toys for underprivileged children and tending her garden in her spare time. Milly was a member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church.
Milly is survived by two nieces; four nephews; a special neighbor, Jan (Dave) Paul; other relatives and friends.
Milly was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers and sisters-in-laws: Arthur (Margaret) Jackson and Robert (May) Jackson; a nephew, David Jackson; and a good friend, Lorraine “Eck” Eckrich.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 25, 2012, at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, 620 Division Street, Neenah, with Fr. Michael Ingold officiating. Interment will take place in St. Margaret Cemetery, Neenah. Visitation will be Saturday at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in Milly’s name for St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church.
Milly’s family would like to extend a very special thank you to all the staff members (both past and present) at the Valley VNA for their wonderful care of Milly over the last 7 years.