Janet Barnes Hillis Pence memorialized on Sunday
Janet Barnes Hillis Pence, 77, of Columbus died at 4 a.m. Thursday, July 4, 2013 at her residence.
An outdoor, informal memorial service was held at her home Sunday. Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Pence enjoyed animals and her family and friends.
Born March 15, 1936 in Logansport, Mrs. Pence was the daughter of Haston Franklin and Doris Barnes Hillis.
Survivors include her sons, David (Athline Clark) Pence of Kanehoe, Hawaii, John Pence of Three Rivers, Michigan and James Pence of Seymour; daughters, Marjorie (Bill) Donnell of Aurora, Illinois and Katherine (Mark) Stahl of Columbus; brother, James (Pat) Hillis; sister, Jane Hillis Osborne of Vevay and 15 grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorials may be made to Our Hospice of Southern Indiana or the National Audubon Society.