|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1927|
Salt Lake County
|Death: ||May 14, 2009|
Janice Jensen Barton passed away on May 14, 2009 in Bountiful, Utah.
Janice was born April 13, 1927 to Hans Christian Jensen and Eunice Greenwood Jensen and enjoyed her growing up years on Greenwood Avenue in East Midvale, Utah.
She attended Midvale Grade School and Jordan High School. Janice graduated from Brigham Young University and completed additional graduate work at the University of Utah and Utah State University.
Janice married Paul Williams Barton on February 15, 1951 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
Janice served faithfully in teaching and leadership roles in many LDS ward organizations. She loved the people she served. Her most memorable assignment was teaching the young Sunbeams. Janice was a member of the Daughters of the Utah Pioneers.
Prior to marrying Paul, Janice taught English at Morgan High School. Later, Janice taught special education at Clearfield Junior High, Centerville Junior High and Bountiful Junior High Schools. She enjoyed teaching, but her first love was to be home with her husband and children.
From 1993 to 1994, Janice served with Paul in the Australia, Adelaide LDS mission. She left a lasting impression of love and kindness on many dear friends in Port Lincoln, South Australia, and other areas.
Janice is survived by her cherished husband, Paul Williams Barton; beloved children: Pauline (Brent) King - Payette, Idaho; Connie (Kris) Burningham - Woods Cross, Utah; Clayton Paul (Tamara) Barton - Fairfield, California; Marci (Bevan) Nelson - Corinne, Utah; Reynold Jan (Nancy) Barton - Bountiful, Utah; Christian Clark (Jaelynne) Barton - Kaysville, Utah; Lynne (Michael) Bates - Vale, Oregon; Jana (Alan) Stock - Avon, Utah; Dallin Kay (Christy) Barton - Highland, Utah; and treasured grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Janice is also survived by sisters Kathleen (Ray) Brown, Marilyn Lybbert, and Afton (Sherman) Day.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, May 18, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. in the Bountiful Tenth and Twenty-Seventh Ward Building, 1145 North 200 East, Bountiful, where friends may visit with the family prior to the Funeral Services from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 pm. Interment-Bountiful Memorial Park.
Published in the Deseret News from 5/16/2009 - 5/17/2009.
Paul Williams Barton (1926 - 2010)*
Bountiful Memorial Park
Created by: Ryan Curtis
Record added: May 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37360547