October 12, 1951-March 23, 2022 Jill Malia, 70 of Lake Havasu Arizona passed away March 23rd 2022, after a valiant battle with cancer. Jill was married to her loving husband Jack Malia for 52 years. They both grew up in Hammond Indiana and were childhood sweethearts since the sixth grade. Jack and Jill moved from Simi Valley, Ca to Lake Havasu and became full time residents in 2017. Jill enjoyed boating, and spending time with friends and family. She had a passion for paddle boarding, reading, swimming, arts and crafts, book club, walking her dog, and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events. She touched many lives with her kindness and passion for life. Jill is survived by her husband, Jack, her son, daughter; Shannon Madsen and son-in-law, Dave Madsen, and their two children Haley and Faith, two sisters and 5 grandchildren. Family and friends will be invited to attend a celebration of life gathering at an upcoming date.