Hill, Jean Faro
Ontario: Died peacefully on December 9, 2012 at the age of 73. Jean was predeceased by her parents, John and Nellie VanHoover Faro. Born on November 11, 1939 in Ontario, Jean is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Harry; 2 daughters, Julie (Richard) Cox and Kimberly Hill; two granddaughters, Courtney and Lauren Cox; brother, Walter (Virginia) Faro; sister, Shirley Street; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Jean was a 1957 graduate of Wayne Central High School where she was a cheerleader, class officer, sang in chorus and played the French horn. Jean was a life member of the First Presbyterian Church of Ontario Center. Jean worked for Kodak and then focused on raising her two daughters with Harry. Among her other activities were performing in the community theatre musicals, serving as secretary to the town, zoning and planning boards. Jean also accompanied school choruses and enjoyed reading. Jean was a dominating cribbage player and also enjoyed playing Euchre, Bridge and Dominos. Jean enjoyed watching professional tennis. Jean, and her family, are grateful and feel blessed by the many loving and dedicated friends and caregivers she had over the years.
Friends are invited to call on Wednesday, December 12 from 4-7PM at the Murphy Funeral Home, 1961 Ridge Road, Ontario, NY 14519. A celebration of Jean's life will take place on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 11AM in the First Presbyterian Church of Ontario Center, 1638 Ridge Road, Ontario, NY 14519. Interment private. Memorials in memory of Jean may be directed to the church, or National MS Society Upstate New York Chapter, Donor Relations Center, 1650 South Ave., Suite 100, Rochester, NY 14620-3901. Those wishing to leave a message for the family may visit www.murphyfuneralservices.com