Jill K. Aiello
Jill K. Aiello, 70, of Kenosha, passed away on Sunday, Febr. 23, 2014 at United Hospital Systems, St. Catherines Campus.
She was born on April 23, 1943 in Libertyville, Ill., the daughter of the late Carl and Betty (Touton) Anderson. She attended Antioch Community consolidated grade school and Antioch High School, graduating in 1961. Jill was the highest scholastic graduate in the LPN program at Kenosha Technical Institute in 1970. She also graduated with honors from the Gateway Technical College AND program in 1987.
In 1965, she married Richard L. Aiello Sr.; he preceded her in death on July 3, 2006.
She was employed as a Key Punch operator for J.C. Penney Regional Credit Office in Skokie, Ill. and Warwick Electronics in Zion, Ill. where she met her husband. She later worked as an LPN and RN at St. Catherines Hospital, retiring due to illness in 1995 after 25 years in the maternity Department. She most recently worked for Metz Medical in Kenosha.
Jill was a member of the American Rose Society and a consulting Rosarian and Emeritus Horticulture Judge. She was also a founding and charter member of Gateway Rose Society of Kenosha.
Surviving Jill is her son Richard Jr. of Chicago, Ill., and daughter Elizabeth (Geoffrey) Olson of Kenosha, and two granddaughters, Abigail and Emily Olson of Kenosha.
A memorial gathering will be held at the Proko Funeral Home on Thursday, Feb. 27, from 5 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. Entombment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the
would be appreciated.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street Phone: (262) 654-3533
Visit Jills Online Memorial Book at:www.prokofuneralhome.com