Janice A. (Bartlett) (Kirk) Hofer, 69, formerly of Norwalk and residing in Clearwater, Fla., died Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 28, 1938, in Wheelwright, Ky., to Estel R. and Zella (Dalton) Bartlett. She was a graduate of Collins High School in Oak Hill, W.V. She worked for Essex Wires in Kenton, Ohio, AAA in Norwalk for seven years and Norwalk Furniture for 23 years. She was an active member and officer at Norwalk Eagles Auxiliary 711. She is survived by her sons, C. Eric (Cheryl Grazanni) Kirk of Norwalk, Shaun R. (Peggy) Kirk of Clearwater, and Aaron K. (Nina) Kirk of Greenwich; 10 grandchildren, Jeff, Doug, Jenny, Chris, Josh, Betsy, Nick and Steve Kirk, and Jackie and Joe Grazanni; two great-grandchildren, Lindsey and Ryland; and brother, Melvin Bartlett of Charlotte, N.C.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Carl Hofer in 2003; parents; brother, Estel Bartlett Jr; and sister, Patsy Carter.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Sunday in Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk, where an Eagles service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the funeral home. Private interment will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to "God , Flag and Country Program," c/o Norwalk Eagles, 151 Cline St., Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be sent at norwalkfuneral.com.