Mary Frances Janus

February 12, 1949June 5, 2022
Obituary of Mary Frances Janus


Orland Funeral Home

Mary Frances Janus (nee Hogan) was born and raised on the South Side of Chicago. After a long battle with Alzheimer’s, Mary's mind and body finally found peace on Sunday, June 5, 2022. She was greatly loved by her late husband, Alfred Gorman Janus of 30 years. She is survived by her daughters, Jessica Janus and Mary Terese Royce; son in law, Matthew Royce and granddaughters Olive and Finola Royce; sisters Joan Peters, Patricia Gascoyne, Margaret LaPapa, brother James Hogan, as well as many nieces and nephews. Mary attended St. Thomas More grade school and parish, as well as Queen of Peace High school (Class of ‘67). From there, she had an impressive career at Ford Motor Credit Corporation, working there for 30 years. She then retired in 1997 to begin a new chapter of motherhood with Jessica in 2000. Mary loved spending time with her husband, Al, at their cottage in the Northwoods. She was an avid sports fan, especially when it came to the Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Bears. She had a love for music which included playing the piano and dancing to Elvis and Prince. A Memorial Mass will be held Wednesday, June 15, 10:00 AM at Our Lady of The Woods Catholic Church 10731 W. 131st. St., Orland Park. Arrangements entrusted to Orland Funeral Home. For more information please call (708) 460-7500. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Janus family.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Memorial Mass