Emilee Jewell, 22 of Leavenworth, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, July 12, 2012. Emilee Janelle Jewell was born May 31, 1990, in Leavenworth Kan., to Jay C. and Michelle R. (Schaefer) Jewell.
Emilee attended Leavenworth public schools graduating in 2007 from Leavenworth High School.
Emilee leaves behind the two greatest joy's of her life, daughter, Kiera Leilloni McMillin, 3 and her son, Marshall James McMillin, 17 months. Emilee was a wonderful mother and cherished her family. Emilee shared her life and love with Bradley J. McMillin who survives at the home. She is also survived by her mother and father; a sister, Kaitlin B. Jewell of Leavenworth; a brother, Tyler K. Jewell of Leavenworth; her grandmother, Donna "Nanny" Schaefer of Leavenworth; her grandfather, Dennis R. Schaefer of Peoria Ariz.; her grandmother, Janice M. Jewell of Tivoli Ill.; nephew, Cameron; niece, Carsynn, both of Leavenworth; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and many, many friends who loved her very much.
Emilee was preceded in death by her grandfather, Donald C. Jewell; her uncle, Chip E. Jewell and her "Uncle Joe".
Emilee was loved by all and will be greatly missed.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, 2012, at the R.L. Leintz Funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Cremation will follow the service. Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to a trust fund for her children.