Janice Irene Gilpin, 83, of Versailles, Indiana, formally Kalamazoo, Michigan, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021.  She was born at Mt. Sinai on February 25, 1937, the daughter of Raymond & Irene Peak.  She was married to Marvin J. Gilpin, Sr. on September 10, 1954 and he preceded her in death on May 13, 2007.  Survivors include her living partner, Gene Hafft, two sons, Marvin J. “Jerry” (Natalie) Gilpin of Rifle, Colorado and Michael (Ann) Gilpin, Lakeland, Georgia, one daughter, Marsha (Jim) Bowker of Augusta, Michigan. one daughter-in-law, Michelle Gilpin of Three Rivers, MI, one sister, Joyce (Standley)Taylor of Versailles.  Nine grandchildren, Bryan Gilpin, Versailles, Staci Gilpin Trapp, Cincinnati, OH, John Gilpin, Rockport, TX, Olivia Gilpin, Ft. Collins, CO, Jessie Gilpin McClain, MI, Allison Gilpin Crull MI, Emily Gilpin, MI, Marie Dennett MI, Scott Bowker, MI.  Nine great grandchildren, Kaidyn Gilpin, Eli Gilpin, Ellie Trapp, Ethan Trapp, Drew McClain, Brayden McClain, Will Dennett, Ava Dennett, Gavin Gilpin Dovey and two more expected early summer. Janice went to Versailles High School, married Marvin and was a homemaker and mother.  She loved when the grandchildren visited their home to swim, fish, ride in the golfcart and play.  She loved cooking for the whole family and made the most delectable pies.  She enjoyed doing puzzles and reading magazines.  She was a member of the Versailles Baptist Church and had many friends she talked with by phone. Services will be held at the families convenience.

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