Jami departed this life on December 7, 2021. She was born on July 15, 1977 in St Joseph. She attended and graduated from Watervliet High School in 1995, where she enjoyed playing three varsity sports each year and went on to receive her degree in Criminal Justice from Ferris State University. She was employed as a Felony Correction Officer for the State of Michigan. Jami loved her church, Midway Baptist, and enjoyed working with the youth groups. Jamie was Brenden’s greatest cheerleader and loved watching him at his games through elementary and high school.
Jami leaves behind; her beloved son, Brenden Jacobs, mother Diana Olmsted, sister and brother- in- law Jennifer (Jody) Halamka, nephew, Jackson Halamka, niece, Hannah Halamka, her Aunts & Uncles, Jim and Connie Bohn and Ted and Denise Olmsted and her canine companion Pickles, many cousins, and her dear friends Shelley Mazigian, Sue Burkhard, and Maureen Ovington.
She was preceded by her father Jim Olmsted, her grandparents Ralph & Alvina Peters and Wm. and Nadine Olmsted, her cousin, Denise Bohn, and an uncle Bill Olmsted. A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, Dec 14th at 11:30 AM with visitation prior starting at 9:45 AM at Midway Baptist Church in Watervliet. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Brenden Jacobs for his college tuition or Midway Baptist church. She will be sadly missed by all and truly, truly loved. Hutchins Funeral Home is assisting Jami’s family with arrangements and you are invited to leave a message of comfort for her family.
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