Janice M. (Kriedemann) DeVantier, age 82 of Erlanger, KY, formerly of the Town of Niagara, was called to her heavenly home on January 2, 2014 after a lengthy illness. Born in North Tonawanda, NY on March 3, 1931 she was the daughter of the late William and Jessie (Thompson) Kriedemann.
Janice was a graduate of Mount St. Mary Academy in Kenmore and a former member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Walmore. Her interests included reading, assembling puzzles, Bible study, spending quality time with her family, working at the family business and was a devoted homemaker. She was predeceased by her husband, Bert A. DeVantier on May 7, 1995. They were united in marriage on September 3, 1955.
Survivors include two sons, Bert W. (Beth) DeVantier of Independence, KY and Lee G. (Maire) DeVantier of Falls Church, VA; a grandson, Aidan L. DeVantier; two sisters-in-law, Lillian DuBois and Edna Walck; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the DUBOIS FUNERAL HOME (731-3234), 2436 Niagara Road, (Bergholz) in Wheatfield on Saturday, January 11th from 1-3 PM. Services will be conducted by Pastor Jonathon Haseley on Saturday at 3:00 PM following visitation in the funeral home. Interment will take place in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Wheatfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter's LCMC Church, or Mount St. Mary Academy.
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