Jill K. Greathouse

NEWTON FALLS — Jill Koreen Greathouse, 44, of Newton Falls passed away into eternal life Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at Cortland Health Care Center after a long and courageous battle with cancer.

On Dec. 26, 1972, in Warren, James Terrance and Judith Ann Watkins Alexi were blessed with the birth of their daughter, Jill.

Jill graduated from Jackson Milton High School. She enjoyed sewing, doing crafts, playing cards with her family and gardening.

She married the love of her life, Douglas William Greathouse, on May 25, 1996, and they have enjoyed 21 years of marriage together.

Jill had lived in Newton Falls since 1995, working as a state certified nursing assistant for Hattie Larlham for many years.

Memories of Jill will be carried on by her loving family: her husband, Douglas of Newton Falls; her daughter, Brittnay (Lisa) Miktuk of Olmsted Falls; her son, Ethan Greathouse of Newton Falls; her sister, Jeralyn Yeager of Austintown; and her brother, James (Lisa) Alexi of Niles.

Jill was preceded in death by her parents.

Calling hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, at the funeral home. The Rev. Steve Spurlock will officiate.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, Ohio 44444, 330-872-5440. Family and friends may view this obituary online or send condolences to the family at www.jamesfuneralhomeinc.com.

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