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  • Janet R. Scire

    Janet R. Scire

Janet R. Scire, 63

July 30, 2015

Janet R. Scire

Janet R. Scire

Janet R. Scire, 63 of Rotonda West, Fla., passed away on Thurs­day, July 30, 2015, at Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

She was born March 12, 1952, in Worces­ter, Mass., to Alphonse and Helen (Nagononas) Rudnickas.

Janet had been a res­i­dent of Rotonda West for five years since com­ing from West Haven, Conn. Mrs. Scire retired after 35 years as a media cen­ter spe­cial­ist for the city of Mil­ford, Conn., Board of Edu­ca­tion. She was a mem­ber of the Rotonda West Women’s Club. Her hob­bies included cook­ing, cross­word puz­zles and reading.

Sur­vivors include her hus­band of 32 years, David; two chil­dren: Jason (Jes­sica) Scire of West Haven, and Megan (Ralph) Festa of North Bran­ford , Conn.; her mother, Helen Rud­nickas of Rotonda West; a brother, Don­ald (Susan) Rud­nickas of Rotonda West; and three grand­chil­dren: Joshua, Emma and Dylan.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednes­day, Aug. 5, at Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, 3070 S. McCall Road, fol­lowed imme­di­ately by the Cel­e­bra­tion of Life.

The fam­ily has requested expres­sions of sym­pa­thy be made to the Sun­coast Humane Soci­ety, 6781 San Casa, Engle­wood, FL 34224.

Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home, Inc. You may share a mem­ory with the fam­ily at www.englewoodfh.com