EWING…Janice Carol Tucker, 87, passed away Sunday April 9, 2017 at her residence.
Born in Irvington, NJ, she attended South Western College and was a graduate of the University of Tennessee.
She met her husband at the Memphis Fairgrounds.
One of the early woman graduates of college, she worked as a medical technician and followed her husband who was a jet repair instructor on a military path in the Air Force during the Korean War.
She and her husband moved to Amarillo, Texas and later to San Diego, California where her two sons were born.
Relocating to Lyons, Kansas, her gift of finding unusual and new opportunities they opened “The Television Clinic, Antique Shop and Radio Shack.
In 1974 they retired to a house on a lake in Sterling, Kansas.
Wife of the late Robert Irving Tucker she is survived by two sons Herbert Tucker (Barbara Anderson) and Brian Tucker (Peter Matwijcow) and a granddaughter Rhiannon Berardi (Paul).
Funeral services are Thursday 1PM (April 13) at Orland’s Ewing Memorial Chapel, 1534 Pennington Road, Ewing. Burial will follow at Ewing Cemetery.
The family respectfully requests memorial contributions to Greenwood House, 53 Walter St, Ewing, NJ 08628