Warner, Janice "Jan" M.
Cortland: Janice "Jan" M. Warner, 70, of Cortland, NY, died March 4, 2014 at Cortland Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Born December 22, 1943 in Ithaca, NY, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Helen Lucus Rhoads. A lifelong resident of the area, she had been employed by various places such as Viking Lanes, Wilson Sporting Goods, and Baker Acres, where her smiling face and welcoming manner was enjoyed by many. In her retirement she had been self-employed, working at landscaping and gardening. She enjoyed movies and computers but her real passion and sunshine in her life were her grandchildren. She was a member of the National Garden Club, Arthritis Foundation, National Foundation of Breast Cancer, and the COPD Support Group of Michigan. She is survived by her sons, Dennis (Linda) Rhoads of Groton, David Warner of Versailles, KY, and Christopher (Stacie) Warner of Cortland; grandchildren, Matthew and Andrew Rhoads and Shelbie Warner and soon to be expected Paislee Warner; as well as her siblings, Daniel (Judy) Rhoads of Horseheads, Darrell (Lori) Rhoads Sr. of Lansing, Carolyn Stevely of NC, Connie Armstrong of Lansing and Jackie Beckwith of Groton; along with numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. prior to the services on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at the Zirbel Funeral Home, 115 Williams St., Groton. The service will follow at 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Sam Neno officiating. Spring burial will be in the Groton Rural Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to The
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Published in Ithaca Journal on Mar. 6, 2014
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