Dover- Janis Peabody, 86, of Hawthorne Road died on Tuesday November 13, 2012 at the Hyder Family Hospice House.
Born August 25, 1926 in Dover, NH the daughter of James and Florence (Osgood) Dodge. She graduated from UNH with a Bachelor’s Degree in English. Her hobbies included walking, gardening and reading.
She was a bookkeeper at the Goldenrod Restaurant at York Beach while her husband was a partner there. She also spent winters doing payroll for Janco in Rollinsford, NH while her husband was employed there.
Janis is survived by her daughter Donna Brownley and her husband Richard of Rochester and a grandson Kyle M. Brownley, three nieces and a nephew.
She is predeceased by her husband Don “Reb” Peabody and a daughter Dawn Peabody.
A graveside service will be held on Monday November 19, 2012 at 10am at New Town Cemetery in Rollinsford.
In Lieu of Flowers donations can be made to the Seacoast Cancer Center 789 Central Ave Dover, NH 03820 or to the Hyder Family Hospice House 285 County Farm Road Dover, NH 03820.
Arrangements are under the direction of Tasker Funeral Home. Please go to www.taskerfh.com to sign the on-line guest book.