Janene Suzanne Boles

December 15, 1962April 20, 2021

Janene Suzanne Boles, 58, of Marion, Indiana went to her Heavenly Home on April 20, 2021 in Fort Wayne, Indiana at Lutheran Hospital.

Janene was born in Marion, Indiana to Chester and Sherrill Boles. She attended Oak Hill High School in Converse, Indiana and graduated from Cape Coral High School, Florida, in 1981. She married James Hall and they had two children. Janene was a graphic designer by profession. She co-owned and ran her business, Custom Design, in Florida for nearly 20 years before moving back to Marion to be closer to her children. She was a gifted sales woman, had a smile that could brighten an entire room and she loved to make others laugh.

She is survived by (former spouse) James Hall; (partner) Mike Carper; daughter Tiffany (Larry) McKinney and son Tyler (Alisha) Hall; brother Mike Boles; sister Michelle (Pete) Dupre; parents Chester and Sherrill Boles; grandchildren Clayton and Kylee McKinney; nieces Cassie Dupre & Grace Boles-Ulrich and nephew Peter Dupre.

Janene’s family would like to extend our sincere gratitude to the nurses and doctor’s who were with her at the end.

A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at Friendship Baptist Church, 1921 West Spencer Avenue in Marion. Burial will follow at Grant Memorial Park.


  • Mike Carper, Companion
  • Tiffany (Larry) McKinney, Daughter
  • Tyler (Alisha) Hall, Son
  • Mike Boles, Brother
  • Michelle (Pete) Dupre, Sister
  • Chester and Sherrill Boles, Parents
  • Clayton McKinney, Grandson
  • Kylee McKinney, Granddaughter
  • Cassie Dupre, Niece
  • Grace Boles-Ulrich, Niece
  • Peter Dupre, Nephew
  • James Hall, Former Spouse


  • Memorial Service

    Tuesday, May 11, 2021

  • Graveside Service

    Tuesday, May 11, 2021


Janene Suzanne Boles

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Laurie Steinbrunner

April 28, 2021

Janene was, without fail, a beautiful and fun girl during our years at Sweetser and Oak Hill. We learned every word of the Philadelphia Freedom lyrics at her slumber party -- great memory! Makenna has often reminded me of her back in the day.

You're in my thoughts and prayers...
Laurie Mauk Steinbrunner