Jodi Ann Chila

Jodi Ann (Birch) Chila, 49, of Bordentown, New Jersey, and formerly of Tiffin, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at her residence.

Jodi was born Oct. 27, 1969, in Columbus, to James “Jim” and Janis (Rinebold) Birch.

Survivors include her children, Dominic Chila and Olivia Chila, both of New Jersey; a brother, Jeffrey Birch of Tiffin; two nephews, Evan and Adam Birch, both of Tiffin; and her beloved dog, “Charleigh.”

Jodi worked as the HR generalist at Sunoco and a senior talent acquisition specialist for Staples. Jodi was an experienced yacht broker with a demonstrated history of working in the maritime industry. She was a 1988 graduate of Tiffin Columbian High School and a 1993 graduate of the University of Toledo. Jodi’s children were the center of her life.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, at St. Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. Joseph Szybka officiating. A rosary will be prayed 20 minutes prior to the Mass. Visitation for family and friends will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at Engle-Shook Funeral Home & Crematory, 136 N. Washington St., Tiffin. Burial will follow services Thursday at Fairmont Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Woman

space.org or to the womenslaw.org. Both of these organizations help single women in many different situations that may arise.

Online condolences may be left for the family at engleshookfuneralhome.com.