The spouse of Cleveland Cavaliers legend Zydrunas Ilgauskas has sadly died, a funeral dwelling in Ohio confirmed this week. She was simply 50 years previous.
Jennifer Ilgauskas, in line with an obituary from the Zeis-McGreevey Funeral Home, handed away on Sunday. A explanation for demise was not revealed.
Zydrunas and Jennifer had been married for nearly 20 years — the couple reportedly tied the knot means again in 2004, when Large Z was starring for the Cavs.
She had labored within the medical trade whereas Zydrunas was taking part in in NBA arenas … and in line with her obit, “She at all times had concepts for progress and the unending want to realize extra.”
“She actually loved working and being a pacesetter who led by instance,” her household and pals wrote within the obituary. “She cared deeply about everybody she employed, and her door was at all times open to those that wanted to speak. She was beneficiant along with her time, funds and counsel.”
Jennifer and Zydrunas had two sons. Her funeral is scheduled for Sept. 17.
The previous basketball participant — whose jersey was retired by the Cavaliers in 2014 — has but to publicly touch upon the loss.