Funeral Mass for Janice Ann Lester, 68, of Willoughby, will be 10 a.m. Monday at St. Noel Church, 35200 Chardon Road, Willoughby Hills. Father George Smiga will officiate the Mass.
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Miss Lester passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012, at her brother's home with her family at her side.
Born Dec. 6, 1943, in Cleveland, she had been a Willoughby resident for 21 years.
Jan worked at Progressive Insurance for nine years and Action Travel for 13 years. She had been in the travel industry for 30 years.
She was a world traveler. She enjoyed art and gardening, and her family was the joy of her life.
She was the loving sister of Lawrence ""Larry"" (Carole) Lester of Willoughby Hills; cherished aunt of James (Sue), Diane (Mike), Sue (Brett), Joe (Kourtney), Dawn (Ron), Terri (Jim), Vicki (John) and Joe; and great-aunt of Nikki, Kevin, Danielle, Lauren, Samantha, Olivia, Claire, Joey, Caroline, Michael, Anna, Khloe, Lucas and Casey.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph F. and Cecelia A (Karp) Lester; and brother, Joe Lester.
Family will receive friends from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Home, 38001 Euclid Ave., Willoughby. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Hospice of the Western Reserve, 17876 St. Clair Ave., Cleveland, OH 44110.
Published in www.News-Herald.com from May 19 to May 20, 2012
McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Home
38001 Euclid Avenue Willoughby, OH 44094