Jessica Starr (born in 1983 – died December 12, 2018) was an American Meteorologist and Reporter from Southfield, Michigan. She worked at the WJBK Fox 2 Detroit as a meteorologist reporter. Furthermore, the 35-year-old TV host also did an internship at WJBK-channel 2 and WDIV-channel 4.
On December 12, 2018, Jessica died by suicide. The main reason behind taking her own life is not revealed yet. Moreover, she also updated her friends on Facebook that she was struggling following a Lasik SMILE eye surgery. Starr was on leave from her job during this period.
Her colleague and friends are completely in shock. In addition, Fox 2 Detroit also paid tribute to Jessica on-air and online platforms.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The Fox 2 reporter was born in 1983 in Southfield, Michigan, United States. Therefore, the age of Jessica Starr is 35 years old, as of 2018. Her mother name is Caroll A Starr and she is a homemaker.
Jessica’s father remained a science teacher in school. Furthermore, she attended Walled Lake Central for her high school. Later, Starr graduated with meteorology degrees from Michigan State University and Mississippi State University.
Initially, Jessica wanted to become a doctor but she fainted after visiting a morgue. The 35-year-old reporter also fascinated by the weather, stars, and meteorology. Hence, she followed her passion.
Personal Affairs, Boyfriend & Children
Jessica Starr was married to her husband named “Daniel”. The couple also dated each other for a while before their marriage. Later, they welcomed their daughter named “Riley”. Furthermore, Jessica and Daniel also blessed with a son named “Noah”.
The age of the couple’s children is between 3 to 5 years. Her family and friends are mourning on the sudden demise of their beloved Jessica.
|Real Full Birth Name||Jessica Starr.|
|Profession||Meteorologist and Reporter.|
|In the news for||1. worked at WJBK-TV (Channel 2).
2. Recently died by taking her own life.
|Age (As of 2018)||35 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1983.|
|December 12, 2018.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||Southfield, Michigan, United States.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Not available.|
|Current Residence||Novi, Michigan, United States.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 173 cm.
Meters: 1.73 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 68 Kg.
Pounds: 149 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||36-30-37.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.5.|
|Parents||Father: Will update..
Mother: Caroll A Starr.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Not available.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with meteorology degrees.|
|School||Walled Lake Central.|
|College/ University||1. Michigan State University.
2. Mississippi State University.
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Ryan Gosling.
Actress: Emma Stone.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Shopping, and Traveling.|
|Favorite Food||Spanish & Chinese Dishes.|
|Net worth (approx.)||Under Revision (As of 2018).|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Under Review.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Jessica Starr
- She also worked at Toyota Production Plus as a production specialist.
- Sometimes, the reporter also worked as an “Auto Show Model” in the Toyota company.
- Furthermore, Jessica also hosted events and shows there. She worked there until 2006.
- Later, Starr also worked as a meteorologist at the WLNS channel 6 during weekends.
- In Kentucky, she started working as a freelance meteorologist for WKAG.
- The 35-year-old reporter also co-anchored the show named “The Scene”.
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- Eventually, Jessica became a weekend meteorologist reporter for WBFF-Fox 45 in Baltimore, Maryland.
- Moreover, Starr also showcased local products and businesses growing in Detroit and broadcasted in the show named “Made in Michigan”.