Former Akron and Rochester resident, Ms. Janice M. Bahney, 77, was surrounded by her loving family when she passed away at Life Care Center, Rochester, at 8:55 p.m. July 22, 2017.

In Wabash County on Feb. 28, 1940, Janice Marie Flook was born. She was the treasured daughter of Ray and Axie "Lucille" Cole Flook. Growing up as one of the five Flook children, she shared her childhood with three sisters and a brother.

Left to cherish the memory of Janice are her four children, Marty Bahney and wife Kathy, Warsaw, Ty Bahney, Rochester, Lory Goebel, Fort Wayne, and Jill Pugh and husband Kevin, Rochester; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sharon Ballee, Wabash.

Janice was predeceased by her parents; a daughter, Jana Bahney Green; a granddaughter, Aubrey Hogue; a brother; and two sisters.

A celebration of the life of Ms. Janice M. Bahney will be at noon on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 W. 18th St., Rochester. Chaplain Teri White will officiate. Friends may visit with her family from 10 a.m. until noon Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the Gilead Cemetery.

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