Janice Doane and Melissa "Missy" Doane

Janice Doane & Melissa "Missy" Doane

THORNTON – Janice Doane, 71, of rural Thornton passed away Saturday, October 3, 2020 from injuries sustained in an explosion at her home. Melissa "Missy" Doane, 40, of Thornton passed away Thursday, October 22, 2020 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics from injuries sustained in an explosion that occurred Saturday, October 3, 2020 at her parent's home near Thornton.

A memorial mass for Janice and Melissa will be held 10:30 A.M., Wednesday, October 28, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 305 Elm Street, Rockwell with Rev. John Gossman officiating. The service will be livestreamed on the Major Erickson Funeral Home Facebook page.

A memorial visitation will be held from 4:00 to 6:00 P.M., Tuesday, October 27th at Major Erickson Funeral Home, 111 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Mason City with a rosary at 3:15 P.M. followed by a Scriptural wake service at 3:30 P.M.

Masks are required at the visitation and memorial mass. MAJOR ERICKSON FUNERAL HOME. 641-423-0924. www.majorericksonfuneralhome.com.

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Published by Globe Gazette on Oct. 25, 2020.
Major Erickson Funeral Home
111 N Pennsylvania Ave, Mason City, IA 50401
4:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.
Major Erickson Funeral Home
111 N Pennsylvania Ave, Mason City, IA 50401
Memorial Mass
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
305 Elm Street, Rockwell, Iowa
Funeral services provided by:
Major Erickson Funeral Home
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Janice was my best friend at NIACC. She was my maid-of-honor. We lost contact over the years. Even now we had something in common - Quilting. So very sorry for your loss; and, that she and I will not have the opportunity to reconnect!
Jackie Nelson
October 26, 2020
I´m so sorry 4 your loss but know Janice n Missy r now free of suffering n r forever in your hearts!
Cindee Dickman Nelson
October 26, 2020
Condolences to the family on the loss of your loved ones. We are sincerely saddened by your loss.
Vicki & Jerry Koenen
October 26, 2020
Larry and Matt, please accept our sympathy and prayers for you at this time. My heart aches for you but will continue to remember both Missy and Janice with fondness and prayers.
Bob and Judy Veselis
October 25, 2020