Janice Messimer

ESCANABA – Janice Messimer, 65, of Escanaba, formerly of Marquette and Florida, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at St. Jude’s Adult Foster Care Home in Escanaba. She was born March 22, 1948, in Najano, Japan.

She moved to the United States in 1968 and married Eric A. Pedersen. They had one child together Cheri L. Pedersen Harden. They both survive. She is also survived by a sister and a brother both in Japan. Private visitation and funeral services for Janice Messimer were held at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba.

The Anderson Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements and online condolences can be sent to the family at www.andersonfuneralhomes.net.