BOARDMAN Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday morning at the Wasko Funeral Home in Campbell for Janice Carol (Ocarz) Thompson, 63. Jan went home on Saturday night, Jan. 18, to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ after a long battle with cancer.
Jan was born on March 28, 1950, in Youngstown, the daughter of Edward and Helen Meleg Ocarz.
She was a 1968 graduate of Campbell Memorial High School, where she was a majorette and homecoming queen.
Jan worshiped at the Victory Christian Center in Coitsville.
Jan will be missed by her loving husband, Stephen; her two children, Joseph Caruso (Diane) and Tara Rauscher (Mike); her parents, Ed and Helen Ocarz; her sisters, Nancy Sabella (Dan) and Maryellen Ramos (Fred); and two and a half grandkids.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the kind family at Hospice of the Valley.
In lieu of flowers or gifts, please join the family in showing their thanks to the Hospice House with any donations.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Jan. 21, at the Wasko Funeral Home in Campbell and from 10 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22. A celebration of her life will follow at 11 a.m. on Wednesday for anyone who wants to say goodbye.
Visit www.waskofamily.com to view this obituary and to send Jans family condolences.