Jason Leonard Drake, a resident of Goshen, Indiana, died unexpectedly on August 2, 2019 at the age of 46 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Mishawaka, Indiana.
Jason joins his mother and father, Ruth and Charles Drake; and his brother, Leonard, in heaven. He is survived by his daughter, Tayton Lehman of Goshen, Indiana; his fiancé, Jenny Billings-Chapin; the Drake brothers: Kenny (Yevette), Chuck (Vangie), David (Trina), and Bilal (Bernice); Mamma Sis Rhonda Drake (Jarad and Enjoli); his cousins: Cory Richardson (Satia) and Carolyn Walker; along with a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Jason was born in South Bend, Indiana on March 3, 1973 to Ruth and Charles Drake. He graduated from Brandywine High School in Niles, Michigan in 1991.
Jason was a devoted youth basketball coach helping many South Bend and surrounding area kids reach their dreams of playing college basketball by obtaining college scholarships through his recruiting service Gotgame Midwest Basketball Recruiting Services. He enjoyed fishing and was an amateur maker of fly-fishing lures. His love of music was shown brightly through his passion of being a Dj to his friends and family. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends and all who knew him.