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Janice Eggers, 77, formerly State Center

Janice Eggers, 77, formerly of State Center, Iowa lost her fight to cancer on July 26, 2017 at the Iowa River Hospice Home in Marshalltown.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, August 6th, 2017 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at the Mitchell Family Funeral Home West Marshall Chapel in State Center. Memorials may be directed to the family to be designated at a later date. For condolences or questions, please visit or call 641-844-1234. Mitchell Family Funeral Home is caring for Janice and her family.

Janice enjoyed her beauty shop, farming, stock car racing, fishing, cooking and crafts. She will be remembered by all for her home-made cooking, laughter, compassion and positive spirit. “She always lit up the room”

Left to cherish her memory are her daughters: Kim Pfantz of State Center, Kaylene (Todd) Jennings of Melbourne and Kristine (Kevin) Holm of Waterloo. She is also survived by her five grandsons, one granddaughter and six great grandchildren.

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  1. Kay Gelder on July 30, 2017 at 11:08 am

    Kim Kaylene Kristene my sincere condolences in the loss of your dear mother she was a very dear friend even tho we didn’t know each other long she was a big help to me when I first came so new to IVH soon we were visiting like old friends getting to know each other you girals soon became my friends too you were always so kind to me as well her cancer made her unable to eat and that hurt me so much I know the last few daysI was at Dack she was hurting so muchwe had great plans for ourmoves but that was not to be for her we shed tears the day I left but talked on the phone I am sorry I can not come today to visit withyou girls one more time that was not possible I loved your mother and will always remember her with that I will be in thoughts and prayers with you today always a friend Kay Gelder

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