Janice C. Ronglien, 73, Minot, died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, in a Minot hospital.
Janice Christine Williams was born Aug. 7, 1939, a daughter of Alfred and Alma (Bjelland) Williams, in Bagley, Minn. She moved with her family to Minot, where she was raised and educated, graduating from Minot High School in 1957.
On July 18, 1957, Janice was united in marriage to Alfred Ronglien in Williston. They made their home in Minot, where Janice worked for Gaffney's in the sales department, retiring after 33 years of dedicated service.
Family was very important to Janice. She was very proud of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Janice loved to entertain and the coffee pot was always on. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend, and will be missed by all who knew her.
Janice is survived by: Her husband of 56 years, Alfred, Minot; children, Glen (Deb) Ronglien, Williston, Cheri Ronglien, Minot, Darla (Hamed) Juma, of Stanley; five grandchildren, Amanda Anfinson, Craig Ronglien, Heather Ronglien, Bobbie Seals, Christine Juma; four great-grandchildren, Chase Ronglien, Mason Anfinson, Jazmin Saluas, Abby Seals; siblings, Richard "Bucky" (Dori) Williams, Walla Walla, Wash., Wayne Williams, of Eugene, Ore., Lorraine "Babe" (Mel) McGaughy, Seattle, Wash.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Janice was preceded in death by her parents, and brothers Bennie Johnson and Leslie "Les" Williams.
Funeral service: Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Our Savior Lutheran Church, Minot
Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Minot.
Visitation: Friday, Oct. 26, from 2 to 7 p.m., at Thompson-Larson Funeral Home, Minot
Memorials: Are preferred to the Domestic Violence Program NWND, P.O. Box 538, Stanley, ND 58784.
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