Mother of 5 passes away after weeks in a coma

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OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) - A mother and veteran who went into cardiac arrest due to pregnancy complications passed away Monday.

On Feb. 21, Jessica Beck's heart stopped beating for 15 minutes. She went into cardiac arrest due to pregnancy-induced myopathy.

Beck's baby was born eight weeks premature by emergency cesarean and is doing well, but the mother went into a coma.

An update was posted to the family's GoFundMe page that read: "It is with deep sadness that I announce that Jessica Beck passed away peacefully this morning at 5:30 am. She was an amazing wife, daughter, mother, friend, teacher, and lover of Jesus. Her presence will be missed by all of us. Please continue to prayer for her husband Tyler, and beautiful children Izabel, Izaac, Elzy, Ezekiel, and baby Evelyn. They will need all the prayers they can get as they navigate through this season of loss. Thank you all for your prayers and support."

The fundraising page was filled with messages of support for the family.