Birthplace: Cleveland, OH
City of Residence: Geneva, OH
Memorial Date: 01/10/2013 - 12 p.m.
Memorial Location: St. John Vianney Church, 7575 Bellflower Road, Mentor.
Janice L. (nee Dixon) Hanes, of Geneva, a homemaker, died Jan. 6, 2013, at Geneva Village Retirement Home in Geneva. She was 73.
Born Nov. 8, 1939, in Cleveland to Leroy and Janet (nee Hubbel) Dixon, she lived in Mentor prior to moving to Geneva three years ago.
Janice enjoyed reading and playing with her cats; her greatest joy was spending time with her family.
Janice is survived by Deborah (Arthur) Scott of Windsor Township, Diane Shafer of Ashtabula, Janet (Steve) Balaz of Austinburg, John (Rose) Joseph of Florida, Lee Ann (Rosario Gonzalez) Joseph of Texas, Todd Joseph of Texas and Wesley Dixon of Korea; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and longtime friend Paul Castellano.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Marie Joseph; son James Dixon and grandson Michael (Laura) Scott.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 12 p.m. Jan. 10 at St. John Vianney Church, 7575 Bellflower Road, Mentor.
Visitation is Thursday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the church.
Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery.
Donations suggested to the local humane society or pet shelter of your choice.
Services by the Burr Funeral Home, 116 South St., Chardon. Information and condolences online at www.burrservice.com.