The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 8, 2013

Jill Church


Star Beacon

YOUNGSTOWN — Services will be 1 p.m., Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at L.E. BLACK, PHILLIPS AND HOLDEN FUNERAL HOME, 1951 McGuffey Road, Youngstown, Ohio, for Ms. Jill Church, who departed this life Saturday Jan. 5, 2013.

Jill was born Dec. 1, 1958, in Youngstown, Ohio, a daughter of George and Arvella Williams Church. She graduated from South High School in 1974 and attended Choffin Career Center where she received her Child Care Certification.

She enjoyed working with Special Needs children and was employed at the Easter Seal Society for ten years.  She also worked as a cook for Perkins Restaurant and Bakery for several years.

She enjoyed cooking and loved her family dearly.

She leaves to cherish her memory her son, George L. (Kimberly) Church of Ashtabula; her step-sister, Ann Vankes, and step-brother, Larry Church, both of Florida; an aunt, Kairo Williams of Youngstown; a niece, Lucy Sams of North Carolina; her very close friends, Amanda Howard of Cleveland and Lois Rutledge of Youngstown; and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Leonard Williams Sr.

Friends may call one hour prior to the Services from 12 to 1 p.m. at the Funeral Home.

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