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Thanks for taking the time to visit our JustGiving page.

As you may already be aware, our daughter died after only 8 hours and her opportunity of life was taken away from her. Great Ormond Street was where she was going to be sent to for treatment and where she went for a Post Mortem. It is also the place where they treated Simon when he was little to remove a brain tumour. The amazing hospital treats so many children to give them hope and a chance in life. Please dig deep and make a donation in memory of our daughter Jessica Harrison. Your donation will help give another child the oportunity of life that every child deserves.

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Our Message:

Little Jessica’s hand was clasped around my forefinger.

She was perfect, beautiful in every way, with thick dark hair and a button nose.

She was everything we always wanted as we stroked her soft skin.

Jessica would have been a perfect playmate for her big sister Rebecca.

She has touched the hearts of so many, but only lived for a few hours.

The hope and chance of a life was cut short.

We held her in our arms as she passed away, so sad, so innocent, so beautiful.

Sometimes life is so cruel.

This was so heartbreaking – a moment we will never forget.

Now we want to lay her to rest, somewhere safe, somewhere we can visit and take her sister to.

Our daughter, a sister, a niece, a granddaughter.

We are so sorry darling that we could not save you.

We will always love you,

Mummy, Daddy and Rebecca.

Sleep tight our little angel.

Updates 3

Merry Christmas to our little angel. We so wish you were with us. Let a star light up the sky for you. Love Mummy, Daddy and Rebecca. xxx

18/12/12 17:47

We are thinking about you every day. We miss you so much. Daddys school are raising more money for GOSH this week to help save another childs life. We so wish we could have saved yours. We love you and always will, Mummy, Daddy and Rebecca. XXX

14/12/12 08:56

Hello everyone, Thank you so much for your kind words and generous donations. We have finally been able to lay our little girl to rest with a lovely service to say good bye. Please keep sharing this page and raise money for GOSH. Many thanks, Simon, MJ and Rebecca. XXX

26/10/12 09:57

Raising money for

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity (GOSHCC)

Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity (GOSHCC)

Charity Registration No. 235825

We need to raise £50 million each year to help rebuild and refurbish Great Ormond Street Hospital, buy vital equipment and fund essential research. With your help we can make a real difference for our very ill children & their families.

Donations 67

Donation by Sharon Hatton on 30/09/13

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

We are all so sorry Simon. You are all in our thoughts. xx

Donation by The Hann Family on 09/01/13

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Donation by Anonymous on 09/01/13

£5.00

+ £1.25 Gift Aid

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Donation by Rachel Varney on 09/01/13

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Small donations from other people. Thank you xx

Donation by Simon Harrison on 18/12/12

£30.00

+ £7.50 Gift Aid

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Our thoughts and hearts go out to you at this sad time. Love Paul, Tracey, Leanne & Jack xx

Donation by The Saunders Family on 30/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Sending our thoughts and prayers. Pat, Bridie, Eamonn, Thomas, Patrick & Mary Kearney

Donation by The Kearney family on 14/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by Margaret Lewis, Belinda and Sue on 07/11/12

£30.00

+ £7.50 Gift Aid

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Donation by Caroline Farrell on 06/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

Donation by Roger Harrison on 05/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Donation by James Tobin on 02/11/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. All our love Julie, Sean, Amy, Alice and Christopher xxxxx

Donation by The Gough Family on 29/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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In memory of dearest Jessica. Remembering you always. Auntie Carole and Uncle David xxxxx

Donation by Anonymous on 29/10/12

£20.00

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thinking of you all at this time

Donation by Tom on 29/10/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donation by shirley massey on 29/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Thinking of you all. With lots of love from Kim, Deb, Sam, Vicky and Fliss xxx

Donation by Deb Clarke on 26/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Thinking of you all at this very sad time and sending you our love. xxx

Donation by Diane and Katie Shergold on 26/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Simon, MJ & Rebecca,Words or donations cannot express how sorry I am for your loss,but you are all, including Jessica, always in my thoughts&prayers.

Donation by Amy Askew on 26/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. All our love The Olley Family

Donation by Michelle Olley on 26/10/12

£10.00

+ £2.50 Gift Aid

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Thinking of you and sending our love xxx

Donation by Nicola & Rohan on 26/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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So sorry to hear this sad news. Our thoughts are with you all x

Donation by Rachel James and family on 26/10/12

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Sent with love and hope that GOSH can help prevent others going through this. Sleep tight little angel Jessica xxx

Donation by Elaine Munson on 26/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Beautiful service. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Elsa, Giuseppe and Logan xx

Donation by Elsa Corr on 25/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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Beautiful Ceremony for a beautiful angel. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. All our love Gina, Kevin and Isla x

Donation by Gina Frost on 25/10/12

£20.00

+ £5.00 Gift Aid

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My thoughts and prayers are with you all, Teresa

Donation by Teresa Thompson on 25/10/12

£50.00

+ £12.50 Gift Aid

Donation summary

  • * Online donations£1,400.00
  • Offline donations£10.00
  • Text donations£0.00
  • Total raised£1,410.00
  • Gift Aid£337.50

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