Jan A. Ayres, 65, of Midland, passed away on September 3rd, 2020 at Mid-Michigan Medical Center of Midland. She was born on December 21st, 1954 to the late Russell and June (Hardisty) Ayres.
Jan loved to craft, garden, as well as watch Nascar. She had a very compassionate heart that was very evident by her many acts of selfless service throughout her life. No one could ever mistake her love for her grandchildren, as they always came first in her life.
Jan is survived by her children, Tina (Patrick) Perez, and Rebecca Myers; grandchildren, Lauren Keller, Arianna Perez, Jocelyn Perez, and Jacob Perez; nieces and nephews, Jennifer, Jacqueline, Kaila, Mario, and J.D., and one great-niece Madylena . She is also survived by her sisters, Mary (William) Rule, Susan (Angelo) Ayres-Genovesi, and Ann (John) Johnson.
Jan is predeceased by her brothers Steven Ayres, and Russ Ayres.
A funeral service will be held at Midland New Life Vineyard Church on Sunday September 6th, 2020 at 3pm, with Pastor Don Milton officiating. Friends may visit with the family at the church from 2pm until the time of service. A burial will take place on Tuesday September 8th, 2020 at New Calvary Cemetery in Midland, MI.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Midland New Life Vineyard Church or to donate blood to American Red Cross
Smith-Miner Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Ayres family; to share a special memory please visit www.smithminer.com.