Florence J. (Janakis) PalmerJuly 16, 1928 ~ February 7, 2017 (age 88)
FLORENCE J. PALMER
Of Overbrook, on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Daughter of the late George and Bell Janakis; wife of the late David E.; beloved mother of David G. (Letticia), Carolyn P. (Richard) Dotchin, Susan P. (Richard) Rice and Georgia P. (Michael ) Dadig; sister of Glorie Dombrowsky and the late Wilda Dankis and John G. (Pauline) Janakis; also 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received at Frank F. DeBor Funeral Home, 1065 Brookline Boulevard, Pittsburgh, on Saturday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., and on Sunday from 1 to 6 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10:30 a.m. in the St. Norbert Catholic Church.
Florence was a member and volunteer at St. Norbert Parish for over 60 years, and was an award-winning cross-stitcher. She was also the Majority Clerk for elections in her home district. Most of all, she was a devoted wife, homemaker and mother who adored her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family would like to thank the caregivers at ManorCare in Whitehall, South Hills Family Medicine, West Penn Eye Associates and other healthcare providers who extended and maintained the quality of her life. Also, many thanks to friends and family who visited her or kept her in their thoughts and prayers.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice, or simply share the same care and concern for others.