CLESI, Janet Janet Clesi was born in Royal Oak, Michigan. She graduated from Royal Oak Dondero High School in 1963. After attending college, Janet completed her Flight Attendant training from Braniff International in 1967. With her exuberant personality and dry wit, she was a perfect fit for the job. Janet loved meeting all types of people and her favorite flights were international. She was a charter member of a Dallas bible study for flight attendants. Janet met Vick Clesi on a blind date, and they got married on August 2, 1972. Their honeymoon was spent flying around the world for 30 days. Janet wanted everyone to know of her steadfast love for Jesus in accordance with John 14:6. Janet was passionate about her involvement in conservative, Republican politics, and she served as the Director of Legislation for the Dallas County Council of Republican Women. Janet leaves behind her loving and doting husband Vick, her sisters Joan Hoeldtke and Bonnie Martin, her brother-in-law Rodger, as well as nieces and nephews. She gives special thanks to Kim, Fadi, and Sheri.
Published by Dallas Morning News on Oct. 13, 2021.