The Falls-Lenox Primary School community is devastated by the heart-wrenching news of the accident death of nine-year-old Jacob Haessly, a fourth-grader who lost his life in an ATV accident over the weekend. This unexpected tragedy has left a profound impact on students, staff, and families alike.
Jacob Haessly Accident – What Happened ?
Described as a vibrant and joyful child, Jacob had a distinctive charm with his crazy hair and infectious smile. Both students and school staff were touched by his presence and the positive energy he radiated.
In response to this heartbreak, the Olmsted Falls City School District has arranged for grief counselors to be available at the Bagley Road school from 3 to 7 p.m. on July 27. Recognizing the varied ways individuals cope with grief, the district aims to provide support and a safe space for students, families, and staff during this difficult time.
Services to remember and honor Jacob will be held on July 29 at Chambers Funeral Home in North Olmsted. As the community grapples with the pain of losing such a young life, coming together to support one another becomes paramount.
Olmsted Township community members have set up a GoFundMe fundraiser to assist Jacob’s family during this trying period. This outpouring of support showcases the collective care and compassion of those touched by Jacob’s life.
Saturday Heather answered a life changing phone call. She was informed that both of her boys were in an accident, her oldest of the two is pretty bruised up but recovering at home unfortunately her 9 year old son Jacob did not make it. Every mothers worst fear is loosing a child so anything from a share, prayer or donation would help Heather right now.
On behalf of Heather Haessly and the family heather has asked me reach out, they want to thank everyone for reaching out along with the continued prayers and donations to the go fund me. Heather is just starting on her long road of grieving and has asked that people respect that and when the time comes she will speak on the events. She is so very grateful to see how many people where touched by Jacob and his infectious smile. All she asks is the public and media gives her some space to grieve in private at this time.
Jacob E. Haessly, age 9, was the cherished son of Heather (nee Hausman) and David Haessly, and the adored younger brother of Joshua, David Jr., and Isaiah. He was the beloved grandson of Helen Lendhurst and the late Gloria and Gary Hausman. Jacob’s passing leaves behind a void in the lives of his loved ones, who will forever cherish the memories they shared with him.
Jacob Haessly Obituary and Funeral Service
As the community grieves this tragic loss, the memorial service for Jacob will be held at Chambers Funeral Home of North Olmsted, where friends and family can gather to pay their respects on July 29 from 12 to 3 p.m. The family has requested memorial contributions in lieu of flowers, which will assist with funeral expenses.
Losing a child is an unimaginable sorrow, and the school district stands committed to supporting the grieving families through this difficult journey. Let us come together as a community to offer our heartfelt condolences and extend our support to the Haessly family during this time of profound grief. May Jacob’s memory be a source of comfort and strength to all who knew and loved him.
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