Mary Jane McVey
October 8, 1931 – March 19, 2021
Passed away peacefully in Fountain Hills, Arizona. Born in Corcoran, California to Ella (Johnson) and Lendon Howard. Janie married John N. McVey on October 8, 1955. They were happily married for 59 years and had five children. She was a passionate woman who lived life to its fullest. Her many hobbies included cooking, entertaining friends, traveling the world with her husband, and most importantly spending time with her family. Janie was loved by all who knew her for her loving spirit and generous heart.
Janie was preceded in death by her husband, John; son, Kerry; parents, Ella and Lendon Howard. She is survived by her daughters: Kimberly (Kelly) McIllece, Julie (Jeff) Petersen, Jennifer (Edward) Storm, and Angela (Michael) Clofine; daughter-in-law, Renee (Denny) Hogan; 12 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; sister, Nancy Cox; many nieces, nephews and loving family members and friends.
The family will receive friends Friday, March 26th, from 5pm to 6pm at West Center Chapel with VIGIL SERVICE at 6PM. MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Saturday, March 27th at 10:00 am at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church (14330 Eagle Run Drive).
Entombment: Resurrection Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers or donations, please hug your loved ones and keep our mom in your prayers.