Janis Gail Brotherton was born on June 29, 1948, to her devoted parents, James and Annie Carter. She graduated from North Ridgeville High School and spent her adulthood as a resident of Elyria. Janis worked for many years as a waitress at Hazel's Family Restaurant. She liked reading, slot machines, horror movies and clowns. Janis was at her best when surrounded by her family, she will be missed terribly.
Janis leaves her children, Kim Braig and Steve Skapura; step-children, Tim Brotherton and Deborah Hodge; her beloved grandsons, Brandon and Connor Braig; and her brother Wayne Carter (Kitty). She is enjoying peace in heaven with her dear husband, Jack Brotherton; her grandson, Mikey Braig; her son in law Michael Braig; her parents, James and Annie Carter; and siblings, Jamie Carter and Annelle Stephenson.
A funeral service will be held for Janis on Friday, June 3, 12:00pm at the Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second St. Elyria, 44035. Friends may call at the funeral home from 10:00am until service at noon. Burial to follow at Resthaven Cemetery, Avon. www.buschcares.com 440-322-3717