Jodi O. Imes

WARREN — Jodi O’Rell Imes, 43, of Warren, died 8:50 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital, after losing a courageous seven-year fight with cancer.

Jodi was born April 5, 1973, in Warren, a daughter of Kenneth and Diane Millheim O’Rell.

Jodi graduated from Warren G. Harding High School in 1992. She received her STNA certification from TCTC, working for three years at Autumn Hill Nursing Home.

In her free time, she enjoyed listening to music, playing her saxophone and loving and enjoying her children. She was an avid animal lover and Pittsburgh Steelers fan. Her most precious memories were spent with her family, whom she loved and adored.

She leaves behind her children, the loves of her life, Angela and Andrew, both at home; her parents, Kenneth and Diane O’Rell of Warren; her life companion, with whom she made her home, Juanita Shirk, of Warren; a brother, Kenneth (Amber) O’Rell of Champion; a nephew, Nathan O’Rell and his mother, Lena O’Rell, both of Warren; and nephew, Kenny O-Rell III of Canton.

Family and friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, 2016, at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel, 180 Garfield Drive, Warren, where a memorial service will be 5 p.m. with the Rev. Carla Davis celebrating Jodi’s life.

Memorial donations can be made in Jodi’s name to Ride for a Purpose, 210 Heritage Lane, Cortland, OH, 44410 or Hospice of the Valley 5190 Market St., Youngstown, OH 44512.

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