Janet Ellen Hurley

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Janet Ellen Hurley

Janet Ellen Hurley, 69, passed away Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, at her home in St. Joseph, Mich. Janet was born Aug. 7, 1946, to the late James and Pauline Newton in Manila. She married Wendell Hurley who preceded her in death in 2001. Growing up she loved animals. She leaves behind her beloved dog R.J. who will truly miss her. Janet was a retired housewife and more than anything she cherished her two boys.

She is survived by her sisters, Peggy Davis of Benton Harbor, Mich., Linda Ward of Benton Harbor, Mich., Brenda Booker of Bridgman, Mich., and Charlene Matra of Mendon, Mich.; brothers, Lonnie Newton of New Carlisle, Ind., Donnie Newton of Eau Claire, Mich., John Newton of Three Rivers, Mich., and Timmy Newton of San Diego, Calif.; sister-in-law, Tess Hurley and family of Manila; and numerous nieces and nephews in Michigan and Arkansas.

Janet was preceded in death by her parents, James and Pauline; husband, Wendell; children, Ron Hurley, Brian Hurley and Rhonda Hurley; sisters, Beverly French and Paulette Neville, and brothers Larry, Jimmy and Kenny Newton.

Cremation has taken place per Janet's wishes. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Hoven Funeral Home, Buchanan, Mich.

Online condolences may be made at www.hovenfunerals.com.