CEDAR RAPIDS - Janice M. Kelley, 69, of Cedar Rapids, formerly of Fort Dodge, passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2013, at the Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids.
It was Janice's wishes to be cremated and a private family graveside will be held at a later date. The Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home is serving the family.
Survivors include, her daughter, Lori Rial and her husband Terry of Clare; son, Mike Kelley and his wife Wendy of Fort Dodge; grandchildren, Amber Lewis (Andy), Nicole Knigge (Jason), Mackenzie Knigge; great granddaughter, Morgan Lewis; sister, Beverly Rose (Denny), and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Maureen (Bird) Peterson, sister, Patricia Stougard.
Janice M. Peterson was born on December 31, 1943, in Fort Dodge. She attended schools here. On March 21, 1960, she was united in marriage to Jerry Kelley and the couple made their home in Fort Dodge. The couple later divorced. In 1998, Janice moved to Cedar Rapids.
Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.