Janice Marie Smith
Janice M. Smith, 73, of Arlington, Washington passed away on Monday, January 28, 2013 at Providence Hospital in Everett, WA, due to complications from colon cancer surgery. She was born on February 16, 1939 in Fergus Falls, MN, the daughter of John and Mae (Shol) Anderson. Janice married James R. Casteel in 1957, and worked at Lagendorf Bakery for 18 years, retiring in 1989. She married Ivan W. Smith in 1987 and enjoyed 25 wonderful years together. Janice was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, James R. Casteel; son, Jason R. Casteel; brother, Richard Anderson; and sister, Sherrie Anderson. She is survived by her husband, Ivan Smith; daughter and son-in-law, Bernice and Dennis Warren; son, Kevin Casteel; step-daughter, Sheila Jackson; and daughter-in-law, Kerry Casteel. Janice is also survived by her grandchildren, Michael White, Mathew White, Amanda Warren, Katy Casteel and Tracy Casteel; step-grandchildren, Leah Swantak, Andrea Barns, David Jackson; and three great-grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters, Dee Aaron and Shirley Donagon; brother and sister-in-law, Stanley J. and Marylan Anderson, along with numerous nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held from 11:00 am – 5:00 pm, Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Evans Funeral Chapel, 1105 – 32nd Street, Anacortes, WA. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm, Friday, February 1, 2013 at the Marysville Free Methodist Church, 6715 Grove Street, Marysville, WA. Arrangements are in the care of Evans Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., Anacortes, WA and the San Juan Islands. To share memories of Janice, please sign the online guest register at www.evanschapel.com.