Janice "Jan" M. Gladd, Pine Township, died at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2013, in her residence after an illness since Oct. 19, 2012. She was 70.
Mrs. Gladd was born June 9, 1942, in Boyers, Butler County, to Rayno Bonanni and Mary Jane DeMaria Bonanni.
Jan retired in 2011 from Grove Manor, Grove City, where she was employed for 35 years.
She was a member of Church of the Beloved Disciple, Pine Township.
Jan was a loving mother, wife, grandmother, sister and friend to all. She will be greatly missed.
Her husband, James E. Gladd, whom she married Sept. 9, 1942, passed away Feb. 25, 2012.
Surviving are: three children, Michelle Lander and her husband Donny Norris; and Dawn Buchanan and her companion Marguerite Rueger, all Richmond, Va.; and Michael Gilbert and his fiancŽe Stephanie Leaptrot, Lawrenceville, Ga.; two grandchildren, Ericka Lander and her companion Corey Kradel, Grove City; and Elijah Gilbert, Lawrenceville; two great-grandchildren, Destiny and Dakoda Lander; a sister, Judith Bennett, Grove City; and her mother-in-law, Dama Gladd; and brother-in-law, Raymond Gladd, both Fredonia.
Besides her husband, Jan was preceded in death by her parents; a stepson, Jason Gladd; and a brother-in-law, Robert L. Bennett.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jan's memory to American Cancer Society, 3208 B Wilmington Road, Box 5037, New Castle, PA 16105.
Mrs. James E. (Janice "Jan" M.), 70, Pine Township.
Calling hours: Were Tuesday (6-4-13) in the gathering space of Church of the Beloved Disciple, 1310 S. Center St. Extension, Pine Township.
Service: Mass of Christian was Tuesday in the church, with the Rev. Michael P. Allison, pastor, as celebrant.
Interment: National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Bridgeville, Pa.
Arrangements by CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Published June 1, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.