In Loving Memory of Chris Jelani

It is with great sadness and disbelief to hear of the passing of the beloved Chris Jelani. As you can imagine, this was an incredibly huge shock to family, friends, colleagues and strangers near and far. Chris was a very special person with a heart of gold. He would light up any room he entered with his warm smile, kind words and dedication to his family and successful Real Estate career.

Chris was a role model to all. He was an incredible mentor, business man, someone to whom everyone could bring ideas and inspirations to, a person who believed in everyone to help achieve their goals and give motivation to those who needed an extra push. Chris's wisdom and advice was always thought out and helpful.

Chris was a dedicated Husband to the love of his life Jacqueline, incredible Father to Alex and Marcus and a dear friend to all. As you can imagine, they are devastated by the sudden loss. Family was the utmost importance to Chris. They were his motivation for how he carried himself and conducted business...A true gentleman and respected man. He has left us all with so many wonderful memories that we will all cherish forever.

Jackie and the boys will need all of the love and support that we can give during this time of grieving as well as figuring out a new way of life. Please keep the Jelani family in your prayers. We set this page up to help with the future expenses Jackie will now face with raising the boys.

Thank you in advance for your unconditional support during this difficult time in this beautiful families life.

Always remember that yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery and today is a gift.

With love,

Julia Krispeal, Sarina Innamorato , Nicole DiPaola

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The Jelani Family 
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Roslyn Heights, NY
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