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Ashley May Fite

March 11, 1982 January 14, 2019
Ashley May Fite
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Obituary for Ashley May Fite

Ashley May Fite, nee Jaakkola, age 36, a resident of Morris, IL and formerly of Joliet, IL, passed away unexpectedly on January 14, 2019. She was born on March 11, 1982 in Joliet, IL.

Ashley is survived by her best friend and devoted husband, Eric Fite, Sr.; her cherished children, Brianna, Erika, Corbin, Eric, Jr., and Ethan; her loving parents, Erik and Rhonda Jaakkola, Sr.; her siblings, Aaron Jaakkola, Adam (Brenda) Jaakkola and Rick Jaakkola; her grandmother, Dovie May; her nieces and nephews, Jaaron, Jeffrey, Joseph, Abigail, Jayden, Cadence, Jordan, Elizabeth, Jacob, Alexis and Julian; her parents-in-law, Tina (Ted) Doll and Ray Fite; her sister-in-law, Stephanie (Jamie) Perez; as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins and great friends, especially her best friend, Kristie Davison. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Dudley May, Viljo and Betty Jaakkola.

Ashley was a graduate of Lockport Township High School, Class of 2000. A creative artist, she loved to draw. She enjoyed music and dancing, especially Country & Western. She also enjoyed to go fishing or play a round of disc-golf. Above all, Ashley lived for her family and loved being the best mom to her children and wife to Eric. She will be deeply missed and her memories will live on forever in the hearts of all who knew her.

For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to Ashley’s life, memorials to her family to be used for the future benefit of her children’s education would be greatly appreciated.

Visitation will be Friday, January 18, 4:00 until 8:00 PM at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, corner of Routes 30 & 59, Plainfield. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, January 19, 11:00 AM at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 1703 Burry Circle, Crest Hill. Interment will follow at the Plainfield Township Cemetery.

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4:00 PM 1/18/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/18/2019 8:00:00 PM
Overman-Jones Funeral Home

15219 Joliet Rd.
Plainfield, IL 60544

Overman-Jones Funeral Home
15219 Joliet Rd. Plainfield 60544 IL
United States

Mass of Christian Burial




11:00 AM 1/19/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Ambrose Catholic Church

1705 Burry Circle Drive
Crest Hill, IL 60403

St. Ambrose Catholic Church
1705 Burry Circle Drive Crest Hill 60403 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Plainfield Township Cemetery Final Resting Place

15408 South Joliet Road
Plainfield, IL 60544

15408 South Joliet Road Plainfield 60544 IL
United States

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