Jack, a loving father, good friend, gentle soul and talented artist, passed away peacefully in his sleep at his care home in San Rafael, CA. A Northern California native, born in Napa, raised in Fort Bragg, and Santa Rosa, Jack was a Graduate of Montgomery High School. He moved to Honolulu, HI with his family and eventually returned to Sonoma County, which was his home. Jack loved to paint the ocean and his paintings won more than one award at the Sonoma County Fair. Jack is survived by his daughter Alison Schneider and her husband Tyler, his sister Sari McDonell, niece Christina Carscadden, nephew Justin Carscadden and his good friends Kat Hopkins and Lynn Angeli. Friends are welcome to join us for a celebration of Jack's life on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at the home of Kristee and Grant Smoot, 1301 Cunningham Road, Sebastopol, CA at 3:30 pm.