Janice Yvonne Katz
Apr 18, 1937 - Dec 18, 2018
Janice Yvonne Hunt-Katz died peacefully in her sleep on December 18,2018 with her granddaughter, Sally, by her side. She was born in 1937 in a small town in Kentucky. The oldest daughter of Guy and Lucy Hunt. She was raised across the river in Indiana with her 7 siblings. She met her husband Sidney Larry Katz in 1955 and went on to have 5 sons and a daughter. Her children were the biggest joy and accomplishment of her life. She was a strong military wife who held her family together through adversity. She traveled with the military for 20 years before settling in California. She retired from the state of California and became involved with the Orangevale Chamber of Commerce. She led a full and productive life with her husband until his death. And continued her legacy until she died of congestive heart failure. Her life will be carried on by everyone who ever met her. She is preceded in death by her husband of 46 years Sidney Larry Katz, her parents Guy Hunt and Mary Louise Bennet-Hunt. Her siblings, Lyndell Hunt, Moyer Hunt, Anita Hunt-Darnell, and Don Ray Hunt. She is survived by her siblings Joan Hunt-Titzer of Evansville, Indiana. Gary Hunt of Russellville, Kentucky,
and Brenda Hunt-Norman of Cumming, Georgia. Children, Ronald Katz and his wife Donna, Randall Katz, Tamara Katz-Hocking, Ricky Katz, Larry Katz and his wife Jacqueline, and Douglas Katz, 11 grandchildren, 11 great grand children and 1 great great grandchild. There will be a small graveside service for family. In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Pancreatic Association, Inc.