Janice Duart of Oak Bluffs died on Saturday evening, April 7 at the Mass General Hospital in Boston. She was 71.

She was predeceased by her husband, Anthony Robert (Bob) Duart Sr. in October of 2009. She is survived by her children, Gordon G. Ponte and his wife ,Lisa; Kenneth Wayne Ponte and his wife, Erica; and Janet L. Ponte.

A graveside service for the interment of her cremains will be held on Saturday, April 28 at 2:30 p.m. in the Sacred Heart Cemetery on Vineyard avenue in Oak Bluffs at 2 p.m.

Donations in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, 800-227-2345 or cancer.org.

Arrangements are under the care of the Chapman, Cole and Gleason Funeral Home in Oak Bluffs, ccgfuneralhome.com.

A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette.