Peak, Janice L. LATHAM Janice L. Peak passed from this life on September 2, 2021, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family, at the age of 64. Janice was born in Baltimore, Md. on May 8, 1957, and was the daughter of the late Robert H. and Dorothy R. (McEvoy) Warwick. She was raised in Latham where she attended North Colonie Schools. Janice was a graduate of Shaker High School and the Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. Janice worked as a registered nurse, for 43 years, in the Intensive Care Unit of Memorial Hospital in Albany and most recently at Albany Associates in Cardiology. Janice loved her family and the times they spent together. She enjoyed knitting, making applesauce each fall, strawberry jam each spring, running and was proud to have run in numerous half marathon races. Janice is survived by her loving children, Christina Peak-Heilman and her husband, Daniel of Latham and son, Kevin Peak and his wife, Paige of Worcester, Mass.; her former husband, Stanley Peak of Pittsburgh, Pa.; her twin sister, Cynthia Farrelly and her husband, Robert of Latham; her sister, Marsha Carr and her husband, Shawn of Wilmington, N.C.; her granddaughters, Elena and Vivian; her nieces and nephews, Robert (Lauren) Farrelly, Matthew (Melissa) Farrelly, Jennifer (Tonee) Leary, Patrick Carr; her grandnieces, Victoria and Emily Farrelly; and grandnephews, Robbie Farrelly and Antonio Leary. In addition to her parents, Janice was preceded in death by her sister, Christine Borst. The family would like to thank the friends and colleagues that stood by Jan's side throughout her courageous battle. Friends may visit with Janice's family on Tuesday, from 4 until 7 p.m. at Bowen & Parker Bros Funeral Home, 97 Old Loudon Rd., Latham. A service will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Bowen & Parker Bros. Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Memory Gardens, Colonie. Friends are invited to attend. Janice's family requests that all guests please wear face masks upon entering the funeral home regardless of your vaccinated status. In lieu of customary remembrances, donations may be made to the Mohawk Hudson Humane Society at www.mohawkhumane.org
or the American Cancer Society
in memory of Janice L. Peak. Visit bowenand parkerbros.com
for driving directions and condolence page.
Published by Albany Times Union on Sep. 5, 2021.