Jacklyn Rose Berner-Smith, 26

Jacklyn Rose Berner-Smith, 26, of Laurel, Del., passed away unexpectedly at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford, Del., on Friday, May 22, 2009. She was a loving mother, daughter and sister; she was a beautiful young woman with a lot to offer but no time left to give it.

Berner-Smith was preceded in death by her father, Walter Marciano. She is survived by three children, Jennifer Alexis Berner, Aaron Damian Smith and Jasmine Marciano; a brother, Walter F. Berner; her mother, Teresa Berner and her boyfriend, Thomas Toy; her husband, Damian Smith; her mother-in-law and friend, Bonnie Smith; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends of the Berner, Smith and Marciano families.

Services will be at 4 p.m. on Thursday, May 28, 2009, at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington St., Millsboro, Del., where friends may call one hour before the service. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions to help defray expenses. Contributions may be made payable to Teresa Berner, c/o Watson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 125, Millsboro, DE 19966.