Calling Hours:
Thursday, March 12, 2020, 2:00-4:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, 416 Liberty St., Jamestown, PA

Funeral Service:
Thursday, March 12, 2020, 4:00pm
Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation
Services, 416 Liberty St., Jamestown, PA
Rev. Sue Nageotte, officiating
Pastor of Jamestown Presbyterian Church

Burial will be in Jefferson Memorial Park Cemetery
Pittsburgh, PA

Janice A. McQuiston, age 76, of Porter Rd., Greenville passed away Wednesday morning, February 26, 2020 in The Grove at Greenville following an extended illness. She was born in Pittsburgh on August 17, 1943 a daughter of John and Adelia (Deutenberg) Mehring.

She was a 1961 graduate of Brentwood High School, Pittsburgh. She married her husband, Russell McQuiston, who survives on September 23, 1967. She was employed as a secretary in the Psychology department at the University of Pittsburgh for 10 years. While raising her family, she served the community as a Girl Scout leader, Boy Scout leader, a hockey mom, a parent volunteer with the Buhl Mermaid Swim Club, and a volunteer at St. Paul's.

Later, she was employed as a secretary at Ridgewood at St. Paul's for 10 years until she retired. In addition to Mr. McQuiston, she is survived by two daughters, Kathleen Callihan and her husband Michael of Purcellville, VA, and Elizabeth Ansell and her husband Brian of Shawnee, KS; a son, Andrew McQuiston and his wife Emily of Cary, NC; a brother, Homer Mehring and his wife Barbara of Pittsburgh; and nine grandchildren, Mary Callihan, Thomas Callihan, Megan Callihan, Philip Callihan, Gwen Ansell, Gavin Ansell, Alena McQuiston, Liliana McQuiston, and June McQuiston. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mario Lemieux Foundation, 112 Washington Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.



  1. Ken & Anna Hockett Ken & Anna Hockett
    March 1, 2020    

    We were so sorry to hear of Janice’s passing. May God comfort you at this difficult time and may Janice Rest In Peace.

  2. Tom and Linda Davis Tom and Linda Davis
    March 4, 2020    

    Our loving thoughts and prayers are with Russell and his family . I have many wonderful memories and fun times working with Janice at The Ridgewood

  3. Monica Culver Monica Culver
    March 5, 2020    

    My deepest sympathies to your family. My mom, Emily Stormer & Janice would write letters to each other to keep in touch when they were in good health. My always spoke so highly of her cousin and had fond memories of her.
    Monica Culver (daughter of Emily)

  4. Phil and Marian Randazzo Phil and Marian Randazzo
    March 9, 2020    

    So sorry to hear of Janice’s passing. My Mom and family have such sweet memories of her! My sincere sympathies go out to the entire McQuiston Family.

  5. Sheila Zuschlag Sheila Zuschlag
    March 9, 2020    

    To the McQuiston children: I was so sorry to read about your mom. She was one of my kindergarten moms (Beth) and then later one of my preschool moms (Andrew). I always liked her. Hold onto those memories. Condolences to your dad, too.

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