Janice Heck

Janice K. Heck

Friday, April 4th, 1941 - Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020
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Janice Heck, 79, of Mays Landing, NJ passed away December 2, 2020 at AtlantiCare after a 12 day battle with the covid virus.

Jan was born and raised in Vineland, NJ. She is the daughter of the late Adam and Ellen Kroelinger.

She is survived by her husband Kenneth. She was predeceased by three sisters and two brothers, and is survived by brother William Kroelinger (SC); sisters Beverley Brown (Ocean City, NJ) and Judie Rush (SC); daughters Rachel Thorpe (AZ), Lisa Senter (CA), Kim Ferrari (CA), Amanda Heck (CO), and Cassandra Heck (NE), as well as 10 grandchildren.

Jan held three masters degrees and was a principal in four elementary schools in Alaska for 10 years and for the Hong Kong International School for 7 years.

She also was a writer having published three books, two of which were nominated for national awards. Jan was a beautiful, remarkable, and accomplished person who was devoted to her family and her faith.

Due to the pandemic, a memorial service will be held at a later date. Donations in Jan’s memory may be made to the Margate Community Church, 8900 N Ventnor Ave, Margate City, NJ 08402, Cumberland Christian School, 1100 W. Sherman Avenue, Vineland, N.J. 08360, Gordon College, 255 Grapevine Rd, Wenham, MA 01984, or Christian Counseling Education Foundation, 1803 E. Willow Grove St. Glenside, Pa 19038.
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Posted at 08:54pm
Ken, I'm so sorry for your loss. You and Janice were a great couple and I always enjoyed it when you frequented our local library.
Do know that time can be a friend. You have many wonderful memories to sustain you. Your library friend, Sue Marx

donna prisament

Posted at 05:22pm
Ken, we are so sorry to hear of Janice passing. Please know that all of our thoughts and prayers go to you and your family.
Your Clayton's Self Storage family.

Bob Kahrmann

Posted at 09:13pm
Jan was a warm and loving person, she was enjoyable to be around, it was always a pleasure to be in her company. We were very blessed to be her neighbor and would spend time with her at social functions in Woods Landing, where we lived. She will be sorely missed.
Bob and Linda Kahrmann

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