Fillmore --- Janice Gillette Armison of 11576 Armison road went home to her eternal reward following a long illness on Thursday, October 17, 2019 in the Houghton Rehabilitation and Nursing Facility. She was born on September 30, 1930 in Dansville, a daughter of the late Earl and Maude Hulin Ames. She married John “Russ” Gillette who predeceased her. Later she married Howard “Max” Armison who survives.
Janice was a member of the Fillmore Wesleyan Church.
Surviving in addition to her husband are three daughters, Karen (Wil) Beers of Cottondale, AL, Wanda Bascom of Clearwater, FL, Stacy Gillette of St. Petersburg FL; three sons Donald (Angela) Gillette of Lockport, John (Diane) Gillette of Moores, Tracy (Colleen) Gillette of Appolo Beach, FL; 27 grandchildren, a sister, Barbara (Donald) Kenyon of Edgewater Park, NJ, two step-daughters, Diane (Paul) Kronmeyer of Mount Airy, MD and Sherri (James) McLaughlin of Olean and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her first husband and her parents she was predeceased by two sisters, Genevieve Harter and Bernice Kriely, five brothers, Edgar, Darwin, David, Lyman, and Richard and an adopted daughter, Betty Gissander.
Family and friends may gather from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at the Fillmore Wesleyan Church, 22 E. Main Street, Fillmore where a funeral service will follow at 2:00 pm. Rev. Wil Beers, Rev John Gillette and Rev. Rob Engler will co-officiate. Burial will be in Venice Memorial Gardens, Venice, Florida, at a later date.
In lieu of flowers memorials if desired to: the Alzheimer’s Association of WNY, c/o Allegany County Division, 2805 Wehrle Drive, Williamsville, NY 14221 and Global Partners of the Wesleyan Church, P.O. Box 50434, Indianapolis, Indiana 46250
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