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Janice Crouse

Janice Crouse, age 81, of Millsboro, Delaware, formerly of Aurora, passed away on Monday, August 22, 2016, at Renaissance Healthcare, in Millsboro, Delaware.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1:30 P.M. on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at the chapel of Higby-McQuiston Mortuary, 1404 L St, Aurora, Nebraska 68818. Inurnment will be at Aurora Cemetery. Family will greet friends 30 minutes prior to the service. Condolences may be e-mailed to the family through the mortuary website at www.higbymortuary.com.


Janice Eileen Crouse, daughter of Cleon and Arletta Wamsley was born at Barada, Nebraska on Sunday, November 4, 1934 and passed away on August 22, 2016 at Millsboro, Delaware at the age of 81.

Ms. Crouse was an artist who enjoyed sketching in her free time. She was especially proficient with water colors and oil painting. She also liked reading and going to her Bible study group. Ms. Crouse was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.

In addition to her parents, Ms. Crouse was preceded in death by her loving husband, Larry Rex Crouse, Sr. in 2000, her twin sister, Joyce Day, her brother, Wayne Wamsley, and her stepmother, Dorothy Marie Wamsley.

She is survived by her two sons, Jerry L. Crouse and his wife, Rebeccah of Millsboro, DE and Larry R. Crouse, Jr. and his wife, Barbara of Aurora, NE; her grandson, Nathan Crouse of Moberly, MO; her granddaughter, Lorena Janice Crouse of DE; her brother, Kenneth Wamsley and his wife, Mary Sue of Phoenix, AZ; and her sister in law, Marie Wamsley of MI.

Arrangements in Delaware were handled by Parsell Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Atkins-Lodge Chapel, Lewes.

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