ORTH-TAYLOR, Jamie Lynn, 31, of Wheeling, W.Va., died Friday, June 8, 2018 in Wheeling Hospital.
She was born May 19, 1987, in Wheeling, a daughter of Thomas A. Orth and Jody (Michael) Usenick. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Wheeling. She was a 2005 graduate of Wheeling Central Catholic High School and a 2010 graduate of West Liberty University. She worked as an events coordinator for Oglebay. She also appeared in the 2017 annual edition of In the Rise Magazine as a model for colon cancer awareness. She was an advocate for Call on Congress working towards creating more awareness for colon cancer.
She was preceded in death by two grandfathers, William James Henderson and Richard Paul Orth.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, John Taylor III; maternal grandmother, Norma Jean Henderson; Paternal grandparents, Henry and Anna Shores; step-brother, Gunner Usenick; one niece; one nephew; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Friends will be received on Sunday, June 10, 2018 from 2-6 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Elm Grove Chapel, 154 Kruger Street, Wheeling, where funeral services will be held on Monday, June 11, 2018 at 11 am with Msgr. Paul Hudock officiating. Interment will follow in Mount View Cemetery, Dallas, W.Va.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Colon Club, 14778 Hoyle Road
Berlin Center, Ohio 44401 or at www.colonclub.org and to the Fight Colorectal Cancer Organization, 134 Park Central Square, Suite 210, Springfield, Missouri 65806 or at www.fightcolorectalcancer.org
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com