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Janice M. Adams-Podhorsky of McHenry Janice M. Adams-Podhorsky, 71, died Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, at Centegra Hospital in McHenry. She was born on Dec. 7, 1939, in Greenwood, Ill., to Clarence and Frances (nee Adams) Ostrander. On Dec. 7, 1985, she married John Podhorsky in McHenry. She loved to read and write letters, enjoyed collecting angel figurines and sold Avon for over 30 years. She greatly enjoyed spending time with her monthly lunch group and visiting with friends and family. Survivors include her husband of 25 years, John Podhorsky of McHenry; her children, Rick (Mary) Adams of Spring Grove, Michael Adams of McHenry, Terry Jo Kress of Wonder Lake and Brenda Evertsen of Johnsburg; grandchildren, Rachel (Bret) Rohde of Genoa City, Wis., Kirsten Kress of Wonder Lake, and Melanie and Jake Evertsen of Johnsburg; and great-grandchildren, Joey, Jason, Justyn, Jacob and Jersie; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and close friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Don Ostrander; and aunt, Edythe Koehler. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 404 N. Green St., McHenry. Memorials may be made to the Centegra Sage Cancer Center of McHenry. For information, call Colonial Funeral Home in McHenry at 815-385-0063 or visit www.colonialmchenry.com.

Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Aug. 21, 2011
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