Janis Irene Sutherland Swenson
Janis Irene Sutherland Swenson was born on Aug. 5, 1972 in Oakland, CA to John and Teresa Sutherland.
Janis passed away on June 27, 2018.
She attended high school in California graduating in 1990 from Orland High. She attended nursing school in Redding, CA attaining a degree as a Registered Nurse from Shasta College in 1998. Jani, as family called her was working as a Nursing Supervisor in Arkansas when she met Vernon Swenson Jr. They were married in Nov. 2015 in Meridian after a long courtship.
Jani enjoyed home life with Vern in Clifton spending time together watching movies and taking trips to Waco. She traveled with Vern to Arkansas often to visit her family. She loved the color purple. She had recently taken up crocheting teaching herself from videos online and a book she had bought.
Janis was preceded in death by her mother Teresa in 2006.
Janis is survived by her husband Vern, her daughter Janelle Strong and children Jaycee and Kinley of AK; her son Dylan and wife Danelle and children Winter and Denver of AK; her father and stepmother John and Stepanie Sutherland of AK; brothers Eric and children; brother John Jr. and wife Erica and children; her sister Barbara Melton and husband Sam and their children and many other family members.