In memory of
Jill G. Alexander
Jill G. Alexander CANANDAIGUA - Jill G. Alexander, age 70, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at Strong Memorial Hospital. She is survived by four children, Christopher (Janice) Alexander of Houston, Texas, Carolyn (David) Russell of Canandaigua, Benjamin Alexander of Staunton, Va., and Elizabeth (Greg) Bogan of Fairport; eight grandchildren, Zachary, Noah and Daniel Alexander, Madison, Sierra, Connor and Phoebe Russell and Blake Bogan; three siblings, Diana (Birch) Cannon, Virginia Gera and James (Stephanie) Grobholz; brother-in-law, Phil (Eileen) Jaquith; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Lee D. Alexander on January 4; and sister, Sue Jaquith. Jill was born March 26, 1948, in Orange, N.J., to R. Kenneth and Lois (Nickerson) Grobholz, who both predeceased her. She was a graduate of Corry High School, class of 1966, in Corry, Pa. Jill attended The Pennsylvania State University, where she and Lee met. They were married Sept. 4, 1967, on the university campus. Lee's career brought them to Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia and lastly Canandaigua. Jill was an active member of the First United Methodist Church and Rochester Scottish Heritage Society. She volunteered at F.F. Thompson Hospital. Jill will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Her calling hours will be held today (Friday) from 4 to 7 p.m. in conjunction with her husband's, at Johnson-Kennedy Funeral Home Inc., 47 N. Main St., Canandaigua. A memorial service for Jill and Lee will be held tomorrow (Saturday) at 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, 100 N. Main St., Canandaigua. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Canandaigua. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund at First United Methodist Church, 100 N. Main St., Canandaigua, NY 14424. Condolences may be offered at www.johnsonkennedy.com .
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