Janice Roberta Oliver
Janice Roberta Oliver (Hollingshead) of Byron, MI passed away on May 16, 2021 in her home surrounded by her family. Her husband of 55 years was by her side until death did they part.
Janice was born in Flint, MI to Don & Gracie Hollingshead on Dec 4, 1946. She graduated from Byron High School in 1965. She married Robert Oliver of Fowlerville, MI on August 14, 1965.
Janice was a women who had a heart for serving others. Those who entered her home were always welcomed with open arms, good food and great fellowship. She was a women with great faith who had a passion for sharing the love of Jesus with all those around her. While she had a gentle spirit, she had a fierce determination to stand up for those she loved and what she believed in.
Janice is preceded in death by her mother & father, brother Jerry Hollingshead and sister Gladys Carpenter.
Janice is survived by her husband Robert, daughter Kim (Jeff) Knaggs, daughter Sonya (Jody) Embury, and son Robert (Dana) Oliver. Sister Donna Hengy and sister Ruth/Pokey (John) VanderMeer. Grandchildren Ashley Coselman, Dustin (Jade) Hemenway, Lee (Hannah) Embury, Alesha (Austin) Heap, Breanna (Patricio) Carrasco, Alexis (Brett) Eberle, Autumn Oliver, Geoffrey Knaggs, Hunter Knaggs, and Robbie Oliver. Great grandchildren Lena Coselman, AnnaLee Embury, Rohan Heap, Trenten Embury, Tucker Hemenway, Avalynn Embury, Reagan Hemenway, and Westen Embury.
A celebration of life will be planned in the upcoming months with the details being released at a later date.
The family that requests that memorial donations be made to The Village Church of Byron in lieu of flowers.