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Obituary for Janice A. McFall

Janice A. McFall 86,of Groton, NY died April 18, 2022 at Guthrie-Cortland Medical Center.

Janice was born March 6, 1936 in Newark Valley, NY, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Kathryn Johnson Bell.

Having lived in the area she was a graduate of Dryden High School and she started her working career with waitressing and ended her working career with over 20 years at Smith Corona.

She was always one to keep you on your toes and enjoyed visiting with everyone. Whether you had just met her or knew her for many years, she always made you feel she had known you always.

She was a member of the Groton Sr. Citizens and enjoyed crocheting and knitting.

She is survived by her children, Robert (Elizabeth) Zhe of Berkshire, NY, Nadine (Tim) Vandewalker of Cicero, Michael (Katherine) Zhe of Groton, Bonnie Leitch of Locke and several grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as a brother, Edward Bell of Dryden and nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Earl "Bud" McFall in 2015 and her brother, Richard Bell.

Services will be private and held at the family convenience. Burial will be in Groton Rural Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to a local SPCA.

Condolences and memories may be shared on her guestbook at