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Rev. Janice M.
THE VILLAGES- Rev. Janice M. Meikle, 70, passed away on Friday, June 1, 2012 at Hospice House, The Villages, FL.
Born April 2, 1942 in Woonsocket, RI, she was the daughter of the late Woodrow and Myrtle (Tabor) Wilkins.
She graduated Woonsocket HS, R.I.C.E. and the Pacific School of Religion, Berkeley, CA. She married Robert Meikle at the Congregational Church in Slatersville. She was ordained in Saint Francis' Episcopal Church in San Jose, CA in 1992. They moved to The Villages in 2011 from Cave Junction, OR where they retired after living in CA.
In addition to her parents, Janice was predeceased by her son Stephan Meikle of Grants Pass, OR. She is survived by her loving husband Bob and their two children. Shannon Meikle of Reno, NV, her children Brandon and Zack and Timothy Meikle of Ely England, his wife Claire and son Aiden, also by her sister Joan Van Baalen and her husband Jim of Brewster, MA.
A funeral mass will be held at St. George's Episcopal Church, in The Villages, FL at 10:00 AM on June 16th. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made, in Janice's memory, to Stephen in-the-Field Episcopal Church, 7269 Santa Teresa Blvd., San Jose, CA 95139. On-line condolences can be left at www.bankspagetheus.com.