Jill Ann Slater, 65, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  Services for Jill Ann Slater will be held privately at the convenience of her family.

Jill passed away at her residence Friday, August 7. She was 65 years old.

Born Dec. 21, 1954, in Watertown, a daughter to Rodrick and Janet Collette, she was educated locally and graduated from Watertown High School.

Following her graduation Jill worked at several local businesses including Kinney Drugs, BoMax, Car Freshner, and Chesebrough-Pond.

She married Robert D. Slater on Aug. 20, 1977, at Watertown’s First United Methodist Church.

In her spare time she enjoyed crafting.

Surviving besides her husband of 42 years, Robert, is a daughter, Stephanie Slater of North Carolina. She is also survived by a niece and several cousins.

Jill was predeceased by a sister, Terri Denning.

Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.

Condolences may be made online at www.reedbenoit.com