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Mary Janitz

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Sacred Heart of Jesus church member

Mary Janitz, 96, of Northampton, died June 15, 2018, at home. She was the wife of the late John “Slim” F. Janitz.

Born in Ormrod, she was a daughter of the late John and Suzana (Csernak) Novak.

She worked at various mills over the years and retired as a presser at the former Sportett Fashions.

She was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Bath.

She is survived by a son, John A. and his wife Alfreda of Northville, Mich.; a daughter, Monica and her husband Joseph Groller of Northampton; four grandchildren, John, Judy, Joseph and Nicole; seven great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Hanna, Emma, Waylon, Joseph, Kylie and John; nieces; and nephews.

She was predeceased by a sister, Susan Payonk; and two brothers, Andrew and John Novak.

Contributions may be made to the School Sisters of St. Francis, 395 Bridle Path Road, Bethlehem, 18017; or to the church, 117 Washington St., Bath.

Arrangements were made by Reichel Funeral Home Inc., Northampton.