January 23rd, 1943 - October 2nd, 2019
Janice Marie Raymer passed away at the age of 76 at Lodi Memorial Hospital surrounded by family on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. Janice was the youngest of three sisters and was born in Marysville, California on 01/23/1943. She was raised in Stockton and graduated from Lincoln High School. She received her bachelor’s degree in accounting from Stanislaus State University. Survived by her loving and devoted husband of 32 years, Charles W Raymer (Charlie). Janice loved to travel with Charlie in their motor home. She was especially fond of their trip to Alaska, their trips to the coast and trips to Idaho to visit her sister Kt. She and Charlie even ventured with four of the grandkids on their own special motor home trip, some successful some not so successful, but all very memorable. Every day she worked on a crossword puzzle, she loved working in her flower garden and having her beautiful cats around her. She loved to watch and read anything that had to do with the British Royal family. She was a member of St. Andrews Lutheran Church and also attended Zion Lutheran Church. She was very patriotic and was very conscious of buying American Made products. She lived in northern California all of her life and worked in accounting until her retirement. She was most proud of her children and grandchildren. Preceded in death by her Mother, Linnea A Barnes, father, George Barnes, and a sister, Barbara L Lutge and grandson, Cody Morales. Also, survived by her oldest sister Kt Carpenter of Idaho, the father of her children, Leroy P Garcia, her children, Linda E. Contreras (Jose), Gail D Emery, Reuben E. Garcia, stepchildren, Miki Raymer & Steven Raymer (Jackie), grandchildren, Jennifer A Contreras, Joseph E Cohart (Kimberly), Eric M Contreras (Alyssa), Christopher D Contreras, Jordan R. Morales (Alexis), great grandchildren, Kallie Raymer, Joshua Villareal, Nevaeh Moncada-Morales, Jayden Morales, Lazlo L Cohart and Lola Marie Contreras. A memorial service will be held at Cherokee Memorial Funeral Home in the Vineyard Chapel on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at 1 pm.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to her favorite charities: Wounded Warrior Project or St. Jude.
There will be a visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 at 12:00p.m. at the Vineyard Chapel in Cherokee Memorial Park, located at 14165 N. Beckman Road, Lodi CA, 95240.
There will be a service to follow on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019 at 1:00p.m. at 1:00p.m. at the Vineyard Chapel in Cherokee Memorial Park. , located at 14165 N. Beckman Road, Lodi CA, 95240. The service will then conclude at a graveside in Cherokee Memorial Park, located off of Highway 99 at Harney Lane, Lodi CA, 95240.
Cherokee Memorial is honored to serve the Raymer family.
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