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Janice Olsen

January 4, 1932 — January 10, 2017

Janice Olsen


Janice Eliza Sperry Olsen, 85 passed away at home peacefully on Tuesday, January 10, 2017.  Janice was born January 4, 1932 to Gene Sperry and Ruth Love Sperry in Nephi, Utah.  She married Glen Olsen on March 17, 1950.  Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple, on March 17, 1966.  They spent the next 67 years as companions and friends. She is survived by her husband, Glen; 4 children, 8 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters and 1 brother.  She was preceded in death by her parents, 2 brothers, 7 sisters and 1 great-granddaughter.

Janice was an active member of the LDS church. God put Janice on this earth to be a mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was selfless in her pursuit to make life better for her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She will be missed.

“Death leaves a pain no one can heal, Love leaves a memory no one can steal.”

Thank you to the loving people at Hearts of Hospice and Peel Funeral Home.  A family graveside service was held on January 13th.

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Graveside Service

Friday, January 13, 2017

Starts at 3:00 pm (Mountain time)

Valley View Memorial Park

W 4100 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84120

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