Service


Date:

December 11, 2018

Start Time:

10:30 a.m.

Location:

Merle Hay Funeral Home

Address:

4400   Merle Hay Road Des Moines, Iowa 50310

Arrangements By:

Merle Hay Funeral Home

Visitation


Date:

December 10, 2018

Start Time:

4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location:

Merle Hay Funeral Home

Address:

4400 Merle Hay Road Des Moines, Iowa 50310

Janice Onstot

Janice Onstot, 79, of Urbandale, Iowa passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Granger Nursing Home in Granger, Iowa.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 11, 2018, at Merle Hay Funeral Home in Des
Moines, Iowa. Visitation will be on Monday December 10, 2018, from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. also at the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society in Des Moines, Iowa. For condolences or questions please visit: www.iowafuneralplanning.com. Merle Hay Funeral Home is caring for Janice and her family.

Janice L. Eland was born on September 14, 1939, in Galesburg, Illinois; she was the daughter of John and Helen (Warner) Eland. Janice attended and graduated from Valley High School in West Des Moines, Iowa, she had attended DMACC and AIB to further her education. Janice was previously married and had twin sons, Eugene and Frank Smith. Janice later married Jerrold Onstot at the First United Methodist Church in Des Moines. They resided in Urbandale their entire married lives. She worked at Lutheran Hospital as a Respiratory Therapist, Dahls Grocery Store, Northern Tool and Menards. Janice enjoyed woodworking and had several pieces she had around the house, she always enjoyed the out of doors, camping, fly fishing and riding her motorcycle and had a great love for her dogs.

Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 50 years, Jerrold of Urbandale, sons, Eugene and Frank Smith of Urbandale, siblings, Donald (Donna) Eland of KS and Marilyn Eland of DM.

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