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Janice D. (Young) Kampnich
January 20, 1956 ~ August 7, 2020 (age 64)

CROGHAN – Janice D. Kampnich, 64, of State Route 812, passed away Friday morning, August 7, 2020, at the Lewis County General Hospital.

Janice was born on January 20, 1956, in Lowville, New York, to the late Stanley H. Young, Jr., and Clare E. Bockenheim Young.  She attended St. Peter’s School, Lowville Academy, and graduated from South Lewis Central School in 1974.  She worked for Lewis County General Hospital and the Lewis County Co-Operative Extension.  On September 19, 1992, she married Paul N. Kampnich at St. Mary’s Church, West Leyden, with Rev. Alfred Fish officiating.  Together, she and her husband, owned and operated a dairy farm on State Route 812, Croghan, for many years.

Janice was a communicant of St. Stephen’s Church, Croghan.  She loved to make pies.  Moreover, she enjoyed the outdoors and nature, but most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

Janice is survived by her husband, Paul; two sons, John P. Kampnich, of Croghan, and Timothy M. Kampnich, at home; and a beloved grandson, James Kampnich; seven siblings and their spouses:  Elizabeth and Tom Polarolo, of New Hartford; Geraldine and Michael Woolschlager, of Lowville, her twin, Janet and Stephen Roberts, of Prospect, Connecticut, Bruce Young, of Brantingham, Joyce and Rod Mallette, of Florida, Charles Young, of Glenfield, and James and Cynthia Young, of Lyons Falls; as well as by several nieces, nephews, and cousins.  She is predeceased by a sister, Elaine Young, and a sister-in-law, Susan Young.

A Mass of Christian Burial for family and close friends will be offered at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 10, 2020, with Rev. Donald Manfred, Pastor, officiating.  Social distancing and masks are required.  Burial will follow in St. Stephen’s Cemetery, Croghan.  There are no calling hours.  Contributions may be made in Janice’s name to the Croghan Fire Department Auxiliary, P.O. Box 405, Croghan, New York 13327, or to Caring Friends of the Community, Inc., C/O Barbara Pominville, 11037 State Route 812, Croghan, New York 13327.  Arrangements are with the Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.

Iseneker Funeral Home, Lowville, New York, 2020.

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