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“Janet and O made me laugh and Janet became one of the people that I went to when I need a lift. I hurt for the loss of my friend and pray for the...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Clay Hull - Phoenix, AZ - Friend

“I was deeply saddened to hear of your loss, Mr. O. May God bless you and your family in this time of sorry. ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Cindy Williams - Orange Beach, AL

“Mr. O and Family. Sorry to hear about the death of Janice. My prayers are with you all. Janice was such a friendly,kind,helpfully,cheerfull and...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Connie Olah - Hammond, LA

“So sorry for you're loss,our thoughts and prayers go out to the family !!!! ”
4 of 18 | Posted by: Bill and Joanne Whinna - Wildwood, NJ

“So sorry to hear about Janice. She was always very pleasant to see and work with. Orris, you may recall I worked with her at Century 21 in...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Craig Fiamingo - Mays Landing, NJ

“Janice was such a loving and special person. All who knew her are left saddened by her passing but enriched by knowing her. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Orin W. and Belinda K. Holland - TN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Know that you will never forget your wife, mother, grandmother,sister or aunt;however you will be...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Jim and Janice Joslin - La Grange, KY

“we are so sorry that we couldn't be there with you.Pinochle will never be the same! Janis will be forever be in our hearts. ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: joe and caroline salamone - NJ

“we are so sorry that we couldn't be there with you.Pinochle will never be the same! Janis will be forever be in our hearts. ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: joe and caroline salamone - NJ

“Jen, please know that you are in our hearts and prayers during this incredibly sad time. Sincerely , Gene and Abbyz ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: Gene and Abby Duvic - Slidell, LA

“Sis had to leave us way too soon. We cherish the time we were able to share with her, and know that her love stays with us always. She is...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Vicki & B.J. - LaGrange, KY

“Sorry we could not be with you guys during this difficult time. But please know that our our hearts,thoughts and prayers are with you. Love to all!! ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Candi Harker - Kingsport, TN

“daddy i am so sorry for your lost. moma j was the grest mom ever. i am going to miss her so much. she has always made me feel loved and stronge. she...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: christine mcfadden and family - NJ

“I moved away when Janice was quite small but I kept up with the family through Marcy and my mother, Adeline. She was a cute little outgoing girl...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Jeanne Buchart LaDuke - FL

“I am so sorry that I did not get together more with Janice as we got older. I have so many good memories of when we were young, especially when I...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Marcy Russ - Louisville, KY

“Jennifer we are so sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathy to you and Tom and your entire. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Jean and Cynthia Marse - Reserve, LA

“Many prayers. ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Rev. Donald "Cyprian" Lee and Lynn Naftz - KY

“O and Jenn - my heart is there with you. I miss her already. She touched so many lives is so many ways. Thank you for sharing her with us. Love you,...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Kary Siegert - Mobile, AL


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Janice Harker, 67, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, joined the league of Angels on January 10th. She is survived by her husband Orris Harker, daughter, Jennifer Ceres Bartlett, son-in-law Tom Bartlett, and her granddaughter, Elizabeth Marie Bartlett, all of New Orleans; son, Orris (Candi) Harker, Jr. and grandchildren Jordan and Duncan; daughter, Christine (Joey) McFadden and grandchildren D.R., Joey, Jr. and Sam; sister, Vicki (B.J.) Senior; sister, Belinda (Wayne) Holland; nephew and niece, Ben and Courtney Bates, and many friends. She was predeceased by her parents, Thelma and Robert Van Driel, and her former husband, Jimmy Ceres and many others who all loved her. Janice's kindness and loving spirit will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at LAKE LAWN METAIRIE FUNERAL HOME (5100 PONTCHARTRAIN Blvd. (in Metairie Cemetery) on Monday, January 14, 2013 at 1:00 pm. Interment will follow in All Saints Mausoleum. Visitation on Sunday, January 13th from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm and Monday from 12:30pm until service time. Donations preferred to Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA). To view and sign the guest book please go to www.lakelawnmetairie.com.