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Janice DeMay, 71 of Rock Falls died Saturday July 24, 2021 at Genesis Medical Center in Davenport, IA.

She was born on May 26, 1950 in Blue Island, IL the daughter of Alphonse and Lorraine E. (Cady) Kloptowsky. She married Louis J. DeMay on November 21, 1970 in Chicago. Janice had worked at the former Roxite Company in Rock Falls for 20 years and then for First Student as a bus driver for several years. She took such great care of her riders and was very dedicated to her job. She had enjoyed crocheting, sewing, her flowers, working out, staying fit at Planet Fitness, and watching NASCAR. Janice was a great supporter of her children and grandchildren's endeavors.

Surviving is her husband, Louis; her daughters: Tammy (Robert) Ravel of Monmouth, Wendy Hardman of Clarksburg, WVA; her son Louis A. DeMay (Jo Thome) of Rock Falls; her sisters: Cindy (Daniel) Culligan and Lynn (Fred) Fugger; her brother Curt (Betty) Kloptowsky; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister Lorral Mason and her grandson Zackery Hardman.

A gathering of friends and family will take place on Wednesday July 28, 2021 from 5-7 PM at the McDonald Funeral Home & Crematory, 1002 12th Avenue in Rock Falls.