JACKSON: Lauren Jackson passed away at her home in Del Mar, Calif., on December 17, 2018. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Leonard and Lois Jackson and raised by her mother in Squirrel Hill. After living in New York, N.Y., and in San Rafael, Calif., Lauren settled in in Del Mar. She shared her life for the last 25 years with Michael Chiappetta. Lauren was an active member of the San Diego art and fashion communities. Her piece, Soft Sculpture Carrot, was displayed in the first display of the San Diego Urban Trees series, and she was chosen as a designer in the 2017 Salk Institute Design and Discovery Fashion Showcase. Lauren is preceded in death by her mother, Lois, and her father, Leonard. She is survived by her life partner, Michael Chiappetta, brother Paul (Amy) and nieces Sarah and Alex. Donations in Lauren’s memory may be made to the Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation (chenvenfoundation.org), which has created a dedicated memorial fund to support artists in the San Diego, California, area.