Obituary for Jewel Grimes | Donovan Funeral Home
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Jewel Grimes

December 25, 1929 ~ February 28, 2019 (age 89)

Jewel Grimes, 89, passed away February 28, 2019. Born in Akron, she lived most of her life in Tallmadge.

Jewel was a member of The Chapel and had worked at Kmart as a cashier. She was a loving, caring, giving, selfless wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be dearly missed by all.

Jewel was preceded in death by her loving husband of 70 years, Elmer “Al” Grimes and sister, Marilyn Ancona.

Jewel is survived by her daughters, Deborah (James) Pfeil of North Canton and Terri (John) Yelling of Tallmadge; son, John (Pamela) Grimes of Cuyahoga Falls; seven grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren; sisters in law, Janice Ghaster and Sue Grimes both of Akron.

Visitation will be 10:00 until 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the Donovan Funeral Home, 17 Southwest Ave. (On the Historic Tallmadge Circle).

A Memorial Service will follow at 11:30 a.m. following visitation at the funeral home with Pastor Jim Noall officiating.

Interment will be at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at a later date.

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