Janet Claire Platanitis
Departed in West Melbourne, Florida on December 17, 2019
Janet Claire Platanitis, at the age of 84, passed away peacefully December 17, 2019.
Janet was born in Holyoke, Massachusetts on November 24, 1935. She was the daughter of Irene Sheehan and Gerald Daviau, who have preceded Janet in death.
Janet was the beloved Mother of 6 children, Debra Houle (deceased), Marlene Gemme of Palm Bay, Fl, Sandra Dupont of Port St. Lucie, Fl., Robert Dupont of Richmond, Va., Cynthia Dupont of Palm Bay, Fl. And Gene Francis of Palm Bay, Fl. Grandmother to 16 children, Great Grandmother to 20 children and finally 1 great-great grandchild.
Janet spent 35 years in the nursing field. First, working as an LPN until finishing her RN degree in Fort Pierce, Fl. She was a member of St. Nicholas Greek Church in Fort Pierce.
Donations can be made to the Alzheimers Association.
Services are Saturday, January 4, 2020 at 10:00 am in the Brownlie Maxwell Funeral Chapel. Internment will follow at St. Joe’s, Miller St Cemetery in Palm Bay, Fl.