Janice L. Prawel, of Medina, passed away on Christmas Day morning at her home. Mrs. Prawel was born in Albion, May 10, 1941, a daughter of the late Elmer and Betty (Burke) Wood.
A graduate of Albion High School, Class of 1959, she married Carlton J. Prawel, Jr. on February 26, 1959. Mrs. Prawel was employed by Bernz-O-Matic, as a tow motor operator, for 30 years, retiring in 2002. Her family was the most important part of her life. She also enjoyed quilting, cruises, playing Bingo, loved animals and spending time in Las Vegas.
Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Carlton J., Jr.; six children, Christine (Scott) Mason, Carol Callina, Carlton J. (Donna) Prawel III, Elmarie (John) Kage, Robert (Cindy) Prawel and Mark (Tina) Prawel; 10 grandchildren, Scott A., Nicholas and Mitchell Mason, Joseph (Kristina) Callina, Stephanie, Joshua and Molly Prawel, Kevin and Ethan Kage and Matthew Prawel; two great-grandchildren, Mia and Olivia; her sister, Susan (Clint) Perkins; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Charles Wood.
Friends may call on Saturday 1-4:30 PM at the Cooper Funeral Home, 215 West Center Street, Medina, where her funeral service will be held at 4:30 PM. Her brother-in-law, Albert Christian Prawel, will officiate and inurnment will be in the family crypt at Boxwood Cemetery. Memorials may be made to PAWS, 3371 Gaines Basin Rd., Albion, NY 14411.
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