Jessica de la Cruz Enriquez MD passed peacefully on December 14, 2020. She was born November 26, 1935 in Capiz, Philippines to Jesus and Transfiguracion de la Cruz who preceded her in death. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Jose Enriquez. They met in California being set up by family and married shortly thereafter. She is also survived by her children Michelle (Kevin) Stahl, JoAnne (Bill) Morrissey, Linda (Eric) Hoeffel, and Joe (Cicely) Enriquez and eight grandchildren, Gabbie Stahl, Eric Hoeffel, JJ Hoeffel, Nico Stahl, Joey Enriquez, Sofia Morrissey, Marin Morrissey, and Izzy Enriquez. She is also survived by her siblings, Jesusima Labangan and Vicente de la Cruz.
Jessica was a beloved family physician in the Cincinnati area for 41 years and a radiologist in Ashland, KY at the State Tuberculosis Hospital. She attended medical school at the University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines and did her residency in Canton, OH. She loved her work but loved to spend her free time visiting family and grandkids. She loved shopping and finding a bargain.
Jessica is also survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews, godchildren, and friends. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant son, Christopher, and siblings, Jeremiah Almario, Jesus de la Cruz, Jr., and Jemima Jacob.
There will be private ceremony on Wednesday, December 23, 2020.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. John Neumann Church, 12191 Mill Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45240 or to St. Gabriel Church, 48 W Sharon Rd, Glendale, OH 45246 or to St. Matthias Church,
1050 W Kemper Rd, Forest Park, OH 45240.