Janis Kelly

May 7, 1954 ~ June 6, 2022 (age 68)


KELLY, Janis. On June 6th, 2022, in her 69th year, Janis passed away peacefully at her East City home surrounded by loved ones after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Janis led a life of joy, love, and passion, driven by adventure and curiosity, oftentimes living outside the box. She spent her professional life as a nurse and a nurse practitioner, helping countless people both locally and in Honduras. In her last year, she endured a difficult treatment protocol to cherish every last minute with her children and grandchildren, and to participate in studies for the benefit of future generations. Beloved wife of David Cain. Loving mother of Allison Grierson, Tim Cain, Rod Grierson (Danielle LeMoine), and Robert Cain. Cherished grandmother of Eloise, Annabel, Finn, Norah and Lou.  Sister of Linda Chambers (Jim), Karen Armour (Jack), Gail Morris (Neil), Dan Kelly (Dawn) and the late Barry Kelly. Janis will be deeply missed by everyone who had the benefit to cross her path. Keep the rubber side down.  Celebration of Janis’ Life to be held at the HIGHLAND PARK FUNERAL CENTRE 2510 Bensfort Rd., Peterborough, on Friday, June 10, 2022 from 10:00-12:00 PM.  Tributes will be at 11:00 AM.  Donations to the PRHC Palliative Care Unit would be appreciated by the family.  Online condolences may be made at


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Celebration of Life Reception
June 10, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Highland Park Funeral Centre, Bensfort Rd, Peterborough)

Words of Remembrance
June 10, 2022

11:00 AM
Highland Park Funeral Centre, Bensfort Rd, Peterborough)


Peterborough Regional Health Centre (Palliative Care Unit)
1 Hospital Drive Peterborough, Ontario, AB
Tel: 1-705-876-5000

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