Jill Theresa Yates Rochek, 62, of Venice, passed away on July 13 after a fierce fight with cancer. Jill was born in Irwin, Pennsylvania to Dominick and Dolores Yates in 1960. She loved spending time with her family and friends and was an encouragement to those who knew her. She is survived by two sons, Ian Rochek and David Sandison, both of Venice, her brother, Doug Yates, of Floral City, as well as nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles. Jill was preceded in death by her mother, father and sister, Andrea Yates Kipp.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 13, at the North Jetty Pavilion at 4 pm.