Janice M. (Nihart) Day

September 22, 1938 ~ August 1, 2021 (age 82)


Janice M. Day, 82 of Nittany passed away on Sunday, August 1, 2021 at Centre Care in Bellefonte. She was born on August 22, 1938 in Curtin Twp. She was the daughter of the late Boyd A. & Mary T. Miller Nihart.

She is survived by Richard G. Day her husband of 57 years.

Janice was preceded in death by sisters, Thelma (Melvin) Snook and Edna (Neil) Johnson and brothers, James Nihart and Reuben (Blanche) Nihart. She is survived by a brother, Robert Nihart, and sister-in-law, Miriam Nihart as well as many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great nephews, step-nephews, step-nieces, and many other family and friends.

She worked at M.L. Claster's and Sons main office in Bellefonte, retiring after 41 1/2 years.  She then worked part-time for many years at Centre Insurance in Pleasant Gap.

She was a member of Mount Bethel United Church of Christ in Mill Hall.  She was a life time member of Past Grange, 109 Logan Grange in Pleasant Gap.  She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, camping, working, and attending Centre County Grange Fair.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at the Mount Bethel United Church of Christ, route 64, Mill Hall, with Pastor Cindy Killinger officiating.  Friends and family will be received from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. at the church prior to the service. Burial will be at the Mt. Bethel Cemetery.  

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August 4, 2021

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Mount Bethel United Church of Christ

Funeral Service
August 4, 2021

2:00 PM
Mount Bethel United Church of Christ

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