September 23, 1929 - March 3, 2020
NILES – Janice D. Marinkovich, 90, formerly of Howland Township, passed away on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at Continuing Healthcare of Niles following an extended illness.
Janice was born September 23, 1929, in Morehead, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Fred and America (Alfrey) Wheatley. Janice attended Howland High School. On April 26, 1959 she married the love of her life, the late Jack Marinkovich. Janice was a proud homemaker; she was a devoted wife and loving mother and grandmother. In her younger years, she loved to crochet and enjoyed canning the bounty of Jack’s garden.
She leaves behind to hold her precious memories, her children Terri (Ron) Dyce of Girard, Sharyn Myers of Howland Township, Jeffery (Darlene) Myers of Howland Township, Lisa (Richard) Brashear of Chapel Hill, N.C., and Daniel Marinkovich of Lakeland, Florida; her daughter-in-law Julie Marinkovich; ten grandchildren; and twelve great grandchildren.
Besides her parents and her husband, Janice is preceded in death by her son Jack Marinkovich Jr., her daughter Renee Rulick Beyer, her grandsons Todd and Timothy Dyce, two of her sisters and her brother.
Per Janice’s wishes, cremation will be taking place.