Janice Kay Perman

Janice Kay  Perman

May 1, 1941 ~ August 11, 2020
Janice Kay (Hoffman) Perman, 79, passed away on Aug. 11, 2020 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
Janice was born on May 1, 1941 in Lemmon, SD. She graduated from high school in 1958 in Timber Lake, SD.
Janice married Terry Perman on Aug. 28, 1960. After getting married, they moved to Camas, WA, to start their new lives together.
Janice was an Avon Lady for 30 years in the Camas-Washougal area. She was a member of the Junior Women’s Club, Order of Eastern Star, and the Daughters of the Union Veterans of the Civil War. Janice worked on the Election Board during every election for many years. She was also a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Camas and loved reading, socializing, and had the gift of gab.
Janice is survived by her four children, Gary Perman (Becky), Lisa Mathis (Barb Dubée), both of Camas, Todd Perman of Oceanside, OR, Julie Perman of Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands; grandchildren, Jayson Perman, Bradley Mathis, Tyler Perman, and Jacob Perman; great-grandchild, Charlie Herberg.
She was preceded in death by her parents and now joins her husband, Terry, at the Camas Cemetery.
A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Brown’s Funeral Home. To send condolences or to sign the online guest book, please visit the Tribute Wall at
Memorial donations may be sent to West Columbia Gorge Humane Society.