Janet Louise Popejoy
August 22, 1941 - April 8, 2021
A celebration of life will be held at a later date due to the rising numbers of Covid-19 at this time.
Janet Louise Popejoy, age 79, of Hale, Michigan passed away Thursday afternoon, April 8, 2021 at Ascension St. Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw, Michigan with family by her side.
Janet was born August 22, 1941 in Pinconning, Michigan to the late George Ronald and Alice Lavesta (Hindingland) Vliet. She married James Harold Popejoy and together they raised four daughters, Tina, Zina, Dorothy, and Candy. Janet was a great wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, and friend! She loved going to the casino with her husband, James, and playing BINGO with her daughter, Dorothy. Janet loved Christmas with her family! She is our everything. She fought the good fight.
Janet is survived by her husband, James; daughters, Tina Louise (Leo) Harrington of Tawas, Michigan, Zina Lynn (Bryan A. Cooper) Smith of Hale, Michigan, Dorothy Ann (Richard L.) Gapuz II of Hale, Michigan, Candy Marie (Robert R.) Webb of Hale, Michigan; grandchildren, Corrina Reiger, Molenda (Shane) Arndt, Jennette (Justin) Helton, Bocandra (Edward Hitsmann II) Webb, Robert Webb III; great grandchildren, Mackenzie Arndt, AriAnna Helton, Dominic Helton, Rileigh Roach and Kyra Helton; sister, Genevive Simpson of Tawas; numerous nieces, nephews, and friends. In addition to her parents, Janet was preceded in death by sisters, Carol Ann Norris, Dorothy Emmons, Evelynn Bellows; brothers, Larry Erving Vliet, James Vliet, and George Ronald Vliet.
According to Janet’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will be held at a later date due to the rising numbers of Covid-19. Online condolences may be offered at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com