COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4)– Friends and family gathered in Colorado Springs on Saturday to remember Jennifer Markovsky, one of the three victims killed in the Planned Parenthood attack on Nov. 27.
Markovsky, 35, a mother of two was accompanying a friend to the clinic when she was gunned down.READ MORE: Itasha Patterson In Custody After Police Say Argument Escalated Into Deadly Shooting
Her husband joined other dignitaries like Colorado Springs Mayor John Suthers at Holy Theophany Orthodox Church to honor her memory.READ MORE: Aurora Mayor To Present Change In Homeless Camp Policy
“In the last days of her life, Jennifer gave me a great 36th birthday party, with a homemade Russian napoleon cake,” Paul Markovsky said. “However, Jennifer did not make it to her 36th birthday one month later.”
Markovsky, originally from Hawaii, made her home in Colorado Springs for the last seven years. She was married to a service member, who has deployed twice.MORE NEWS: Gov. Jared Polis To Request Federal Disaster Declaration For I-70 Mudslide Damage Through Glenwood Canyon
Markovsky is the final Planned Parenthood shooting victim to be laid to rest. Officer Garrett Swasey and Iraq veteran Ke’arre Stewart were both buried Friday. Stewart was buried in his hometown of Waco, Texas.