Jill Annette Zahra (Housewright)
Sept 24, 1956 - Jan 5, 2017
Jill was born on September 24, 1956 in Modesto, CA to the parents of Ben and Elsie Housewright. Jill was raised in Empire, CA and graduated from Downey High School in 1974. Jill married Monzer Zahra, on September 2, 1978. Shortly after, they started a family and moved to the Bay Area. They returned to Modesto in 1999.
Jill is survived by her husband, Monzer Zahra, two children, Brian (wife: Andrea) and Megan, and grandchildren, Aiyana, Isabella, Samuel, and Annabella. Jill is missed by her siblings, Michael Ben, Joe, Danny, Rebecca Smith, Sharon Camp, and Stacy Khanishian. She was preceded in death by her parents Ben and Elsie Housewright and her brother, Mark Housewright
Jill's funeral is scheduled for Friday, January 13, 2017 at Lakewood Memorial Park at 1pm.
Published in the Modesto Bee on Jan. 11, 2017