Mrs. Janice M. Straley, age 83, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, June 2 at Salem Crossing.

Mrs. Straley was born June 12, 1936 in Fort Wayne, Indiana the daughter of Henry and Ella Tuerschman Buschman.  She was a retired Nurse’s Aid.  Janice was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Salem, Life Memorial, American Legion, VFW, and St. Vincent Hospital Auxiliary. 

Janice was preceded in death by her husband:  Robert Straley in 1988, two sons:  Mark Straley and Tim Straley, two brothers:  Robert Buschman and Ned Buschman, two sisters:  Doris Dimke and Jewell Ray, and her parents.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law:  Denise Straley of Hardinsburg, three grandchildren:  Nathan Straley, Amanda Highfield, and Andrew Straley, and two great-grandchildren:  Christopher Straley and Abigail Straley.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 6 at 2PM at Faith Lutheran Church, 1200 S. Lake Salinda Road, Salem, IN  47167 with Rev. Kenneth Keily officiating.