About Petersen's

We're caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions.

We're located on Main Street in Newton, Kansas. We invite you to stop by to browse our facilities, and discuss your pre-planning needs at any time!

Janice E. Langford

May 4, 2019



Life Sketch for Janice E. Langford


Janice Langford, 78, died on Saturday, May 04, 2019 at Asbury Nursing Home in Newton.


Janice was born on February 25, 1941 in Goessel, Kansas to Alvin and Elfrieda (Fleming) Warkentin. Janice was a member of the Warkentin family of Newton.


Janice loved to read, garden and was very artistic.  She enjoyed painting, was a pianist, and loved Jewelry.  She was an entrepreneur, always selling something (Amway, Avon, and Beeline Clothes) and ran a day care.  She was a lover of animals, adopted many dogs and was known as a “Dog Mom”.


She is survived by her children: Teresa Williams, Pamela Langford, Michelle Evans, Roger Williams, Gene Walter, Christopher Moore, and Michael Moore; brother: James Warkentin; fifteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by her husband: Raymond Langford; sister: Joyce Burch; and her parents.


A memorial service is scheduled for late July at the Asbury Park Chapel in Newton.


A memorial has been established for Caring Hands-Humane Society, 1400 SE 3rd St., Newton, Kansas 67114; and Wounded Warriors of Kansas, 712 S. Kansas Ave., Suite 200, Topeka, Kansas 66603.  Petersenfamilyfuneralhome.com.

Print this obituary

One thought on “Janice E. Langford

  1. Gene
    We are extremely sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.
    Marsha Holt
    Brad Young

Sign Guestbook

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *