In Memory of




Obituary for James William Janeway

James W. “Jim” Janeway, 73, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2023. Born in Sterling, Illinois, Jim was a son of the late James and Wilma (Anderson) Janeway. Jim graduated from Central High School, class of 1968. He served our county proudly, while in the U.S. Air Force serving as a K-9 officer. He spent a year in S. Korea and his last year and a half at Grissom AFB. Jim married Cheryl Myers on March 20, 1971 and were happily married for 51 years. He worked over 40 years with PHD, making many friends. Jim loved his family, friends, golfing, camping and cheering for the Chicago Bears. Surviving are his wife, Cheryl Janeway; son, Matthew Janeway; granddaughters, Skylare Janeway, Jordyn Baker; and brother, David (Nancy) Janeway. Jim was preceded in death by his brother, Michael. Celebration of Jim's Life will be Saturday, April 15, 2023 from 3 pm to 9 pm at Adams Township Trustee Building, 1125 Hartzell Street New Haven, Indiana 46774. Memorials may be made to Parkview Home, Health, and Hospice or Humane Fort Wayne. FairHaven Funeral Home and Cremation Services is handling arrangements.