Janice Louise Roarson, 80, of Sloan, Iowa, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020 in Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, with family by her side.
Memorial Services will be 10:30 A.M. Friday, May 29, 2020 at the Rush Family Chapel in Onawa, Iowa with Dr. Emery Killian officiating. (Social distancing measures must be followed). Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, Albaton, Iowa. Arrangements are under the direction of Rush Family Care Service, Onawa, Iowa.
Janice was born July 6, 1939 in Sioux City, Iowa to Glen and Elaine (Stoulp) DuBois. She grew up on a farm near Albaton, Iowa and graduated from Sloan High School.
Janice and Jerry Roarson were united in marriage on September 28, 1958. To this union two children were born, Wendy and Mike.
Janice retired from Farmland after many years working in the administrative office. She took pride in her home and tending to her flowers. She loved bowling, playing Keno with her friend Kay, visiting with her friend Margaret, shopping at Sam’s Club, and watching QVC. She enjoyed being with her family and friends.
Janice was a member of the Community Church of Christ, Sloan, Iowa.
Janice is survived by her daughter, Wendy (Joe) Kirkendall of Omaha, Nebraska and her son Mike (Rita) Roarson of Sloan, Iowa; her grandchildren; Trevor Roarson, Amy (Kyle) Brant, and Kelli (Ryan) Hesse; her great-grandchildren, Braxton Brant, Lucas Brant, Scarlett Brant, and Amelia Hesse; one brother; Bill (Christy) DuBois; two sisters-in-law, Bev Roarson and Jeanne (Randy) King; one brother-in-law, Dennis (Brenda) Roarson; and her aunt, Phyllis Claus.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Roarson; father, Glen DuBois; mother, Elaine (Stoulp) DuBois Zwinger; stepdad, Bernie Zwinger; father and mother-in-law, Owen and Iva (Claus) Roarson; sister, Glennis (Dick) Morse; brother, Roger DuBois; brother-in-law, Jon Roarson; and a special uncle, Orval Claus.
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