December 17, 2012
Janice Campbell, 87
Janice E. Campbell, 87, of Portsmouth, died Saturday evening Dec. 15, 2012, at Heartland of Portsmouth.
She was born Aug. 21, 1925, in Portsmouth to the late Norman and Genevieve (Little) Apel.
Janice was an LPN and worked in Dr. McDonald’s office in Portsmouth for over 25 years. She attended Second Presbyterian Church.
Janice is survived by a daughter, Diane Mader of Portsmouth, two sons; Aaron Monroe (Maura) of Lewis Center, Ohio and Steve Monroe (Susie) of Hermitage, Pa., seven grandchildren; Matt Mader (Mary Beth), Joe Mader (Kim), Drew Mader (Erecka), Aaron Monroe (Rebekah), Amanda King (Brandon), Stephanie Monroe and Bryan Monroe, four great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
In addition to her parents, Janice was preceded in death by her first husband, Gilbert Monroe, her second husband, William Campbell, a brother; Ralph Apel, a sister; Mariam Dannenfelzer, and a son-in-law; Joe Mader.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at Melcher Funeral Home in Portsmouth with Pastor Stan Webster officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Burial in Wheelersburg.
Friends and relatives may call at Melcher Funeral Home on Wednesday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. and again on Thursday one hour before the service.
The family’s favorite charity is SOMC Hospice.