Funeral Mass for Janice M. (nee Jelenic) Matejka, 76, of Concord Township, will be 10 a.m. Friday at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 9925 Johnnycake Ridge Road, Concord Township. (*Please note that calling hours will follow the Mass on Friday.)
Mrs. Matejka passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018, surrounded by her loving family.
Born Sept. 29, 1941, in Cleveland, she had been a resident of Lake County for the past 32 years.
Janice was an active member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church and the Christ Child Society, loved to cook, especially for Fr. Fred and the Priests of St. Gabriel, and enjoyed crossword puzzles.
She was the loving mother of Beth C. Akil of Orlando, Fla., Kristen A. Matejka of Willoughby, William P. (Mary) Matejka of Twinsburg and Kerry M. (Carrie) Matejka of Concord Township; cherished grandmother of Hannah, Sarah, Leila, Amira, Cierra, Brenna, Liam, Rhys, Nate, Kennedy, Ben and Carter; and great-grandmother of Jeremy.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Dr. Aric Greenfield for his kindness.
Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at McMahon-Coyne-Vitantonio Funeral Home, 6330 Center St. (Route 615, north of Route 2), Mentor. Burial will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her name may be made to the Christ Child Society of Lake County, 9354 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060.
To leave condolences for the family or light a memorial candle, visit www.MCVfuneralhomes.com.