Waltham, ME – Janice Maxine Gordon of Waltham Maine passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on the morning of January 17th, 2018, bringing to end a courageous battle against cancer that she fought with grace and dignity.
Born at home in Eastbrook on November 6th, 1947 to the late Avis (Dyer) an Edgar Gordon. Janice raised two children, son Daniel and daughter Darlene. She enjoyed her two Grandsons Kyle and Cody Braley and was recently blessed with her first Great Grandchild Callie Nicole Braley.
Janice was a dedicated public servant working over 25 years in the Department of Health and Human Services. During that time she continued to advance her Education and received her Associates Degree from the University of Maine Orono.
Retirement was enjoyed travelling to visit her children and grandchildren. She also enjoyed countless days on Molasses Pond with family. Improving her Cottage there was a special source of joy for Janice.
Predeceased by three brothers, Ronald, Norman, and William.
Janice is survived by her aforementioned children and grandchildren, siblings Gilbert and Thomas of New Hampshire, Jonathan, James, David of Maine, and a special sister Kathleen and Brother In-law Mark also of Maine. Janice is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to the Angels at the Mary Dow Cancer Center in Ellsworth Maine. Any contributions in her memory may be sent to the Center at 50 Union Street, Ellsworth Maine 04605.
Visiting Hours will be held on Monday January 22, 2018 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Bragdon-Kelley Funeral Home, 215 Main Street Ellsworth, ME. Spring interment will be held in Sunnyside Cemetery in Eastbrook. To share a memory or offer a condolence please visit www.bragdonkelley.com