Janice's Story

DEWEY, AZ - Janice "Jaye" Gail Bartlett passed away the evening of August 8th 2015. She was born to Dorothy Avis Clark Bolstridge and Basil Bolstridge on May 5th, 1947 with her siblings Michael, Donny, Steve, Kathy, and Scott Bolstridge.

Janice is survived by her longtime sweetheart and loving husband Dan Bartlett whom she married January 26th 1963. She is also survived by her three children Ralph Vincent Bartlett, Carolynn Bartlett Wotman and Gary Dan Bartlett, her grandchildren Lauren Michelle Cline, Triston Bartlett, Katala Bartlett,

Jordan Bartlett, Jessica McElderry and her great grandchildren Aiden and James Bartlett and brother Jim Bolstridge.

After a lifelong dream of living in Alaska, Janice and Dan moved to Soldotna to forge a new life where they lived for 18 years with their children. They moved and travelled extensively over the years before settling down in Prescott, Arizona in 1994. Jaye loved life and lived her

dreams. She was a very accomplished writer whose creativity truly shown through. There are not enough words to describe what an amazing person Jaye was. She was Magnanimous. Her love, dreams, dedication to her family, and courage will live on in the very best part of

each of us. She loved without condition or restraint. Jaye's heart, empathy, strength, and love have always been unwavering and of great comfort to anyone who has met her. Janice had faith that dreams can come true no matter the odds, and truly believed in her family and

those around her. She was an inspiration to many and a guiding light and love to a blessed few.

In lieu of flowers, her wish was that any gifts or donations in her memory be given to The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate or The Mayo Clinic at http://www.mayoclinic.org/giving-to-mayo-clinic. Arrangements entrusted to Sunrise Funeral Home, Prescott Valley, AZ.
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