Deaths Death Notices
BOARD, Janet Marie Jankowski
BOARD - Janet Marie (Jankowski) Age 59, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014, at her home in Newnan, GA. She was born December 9, 1954, at Sisters Hospital in Buffalo, NY to the late Leonard Lipok and Irene Lipok. Janet is survived by her children, Joshua Jankowski and Nicole Jankowski; her sister, Debbie Pfennig; her brother, Joseph Lipok; her husband, Steven Board and her stepson, Lloyd Board. Janet was raised in Lancaster, NY then moved to California where she became a much sought after videographer for special events and commercials and later worked in Information Technology for the movie industry at Fox and Sony Pictures. In 2008, she married Steve Board and moved to Newnan, GA.
Janet died from lung cancer which she had bravely and graciously fought since last December. Throughout this difficult time, she remained cheerful and positive until the very end. She continued to tell jokes and sang every day to family and friends who surrounded her continuously during her final weeks. Services were held August 7, 2014 at Oakhill Cemetery, Newnan, GA.