Janice Lira Hunt

Hunt, Janice Lira
Janice Lira Hunt, 53, joined her Heavenly Father on October 11, 2012, at her home in Phoenix, with her family at her side. She is survived by her husband, Gordon, her three children, Erin, Katherine and James, her parents, Lew and Evangeline Lira, her sister and brother-in-law, Steve and Elaine Davis, and her brothers, Vance, Jeff and Dean. Janice was a graduate of Arizona State University, B.S. in Business, 1981, and the University of Michigan, J.D., 1988. Janice was a gifted lawyer, writer, and artist, as well as a brilliant wife and mother. She inspired all who knew her, with dignity, strength, honesty, grace, courage, and, above all, a loving heart. A visitation will be held at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church, on Monday October 15, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. A Mass will be held at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church on Tuesday, October 16, 2012, at 9:00 a.m., followed by a burial ceremony at Resthaven West Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mary's Food Bank.



Published in The Arizona Republic on Oct. 14, 2012