Jill Joan Clinton
Born: November 4, 1947
Died: July 24, 2021
Jill Joan Clinton, nee Kramer, age 73, of Hinckley, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021.
She was born November 4, 1947 in Oregon, Illinois, the daughter of the late John
(aka soapy) McKay and Rita (Richardson) Roots.
Jill graduated from East Aurora High School and John & Louis Beauty School. After graduating from beauty school in Aurora she became the owner-operator of her beauty parlor, The American Gal, in Batavia for many years. She enjoyed playing euchre with friends and family. She took great pleasure in cooking and baking for all. Jill loved traveling-- some of her most treasured memories were weekends spent up at the lake house on Castle Rock. However, her greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with friends and family. She will be dearly missed.
She is survived by her loving husband of 17 years John Clinton of Hinckley; children Caroline (Todd) Zbinden of Hinckley, Vince (Carol) Kramer of Etna, Wyoming, Tyler (Tara) Kramer of Lee; grandchildren Cory & Zach Zbinden, Teagan & Treven Kramer; her beloved dog Maggie; and many other dear relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and step-father Robert Roots.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, November 6, 2021 at 2:00 pm at The Brown Pub, 200 Somonauk Rd, Hinckley, IL 60520.
In lieu of flowers, please do a random act of kindness in Jill's name. Spread kindness and love in her name. That is what she would want all those who loved her to do - continue her legacy of kindness and love.
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Published by The MidWeek News from Jul. 27 to Jul. 29, 2021.