The Club Mourns the Passing of Jake Jolliff

Originally posted by Terry Hutchens on Dec 03, 2014 Club President Jay Williams announced sadly on Monday that long-time member Jake Jolliff passed away the morning of Monday December 1, 2014. Fellow Rotarian and close friend Terry Hutchens wrote the following memorial for Jake. The members of the Rotary Club of North Raleigh will keep JJ and all of Jake’s family in our hearts. When I think of Jake Jolliff several thoughts come to mind – my close friend, a happy man, and a committed Rotarian. I’ve known Jake since I join the NRRC in November of 1992. He was
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Member Spotlight: Falling in Love with Rotary

It is always a special moment when two people find each other in a way that causes a lifetime commitment to each other. For Jake and J.J. Jolliff, that moment occurred thanks to their involvement with the Rotary Club of North Raleigh.  JJ joined the club in 2002 and Jake’s first wife passed away in 2003 after more than 50 years of marriage. They began to date in 2005 and married the following year.   Jake, who was honored at the Holiday party this month for his many years of service to the club, had an early experience with Rotary.
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