Janice Booth Wacker

Profile Updated: November 25, 2019
Residing In: Palm Springs, CA USA
Spouse/Partner: John Wacker, married 2001 in Central Park, NYC
Occupation: Retired
Children: Arcadius, Daniel, Jean-Marie St. Laurent; stepchildren Brian and Jill.
Grandchildren from Brian More…and wife Adriane: Mabel, born Nov 2007; Beatrice, born Sept 2009; Lucille, born July 2012; and from Jill and husband Bob Bemrose: Walt, born January 2014.
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I was lucky enough to be able to retire in 2001. Since John retired in 2013, we spend winters in Palm Springs, California and the best of summer in Tigard, Oregon, just outside Portland. We also enjoy frequent getaways to our oceanfront condo in Long Beach, Washington. We also visit Nevada regularly to spend time with granddaughters, and do an annual road trip with the 3 girls. Such fun!
We avidly pursue home exchanges internationally to live as locals and learn more about the world. After we married in 2001, John set a goal of visiting 50 countries. In 2019 we will surpass that goal with trips to Russia in the spring and then Zimbabwe, Tanzania, and Ethiopia in the fall.
Life is spectacular! We are blessed!

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Feb 01, 2020 at 11:12 PM

Happy birthday! Hope you are having a wonderful winter in Arizona, and best wishes for a great day. Jan

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Posted on: Sep 23, 2019 at 12:06 PM

John and me at the top of Victoria Falls, Zambia—August 2019

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Oct 01, 2018 at 3:33 AM
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With dear friends Geoffrey & Stephen next to our '65 Skylark, which was on display as part of Palm Springs Modernism Week-February 2018
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Husband John with the 3 granddaughters as we prepare to go over the Golden Gate Bridge-August 2017
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Jan with the granddaughters riding the California historic "Skunk Train"-August 2017
Apr 07, 2018 at 3:35 PM

Glad to know the 50th class reunion planning is under way. Thanks to the committee members who are working on this--those of us far away are lucky to have you "on the job"! I look forward to learning the likely month of the events in order to avoid a travel conflict, which has kept me away from every reunion since the 10th. Hope to see you all in 2019.

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Grandson Walt, age 4
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Granddaughters Beatrice, 8, and Mabel, 10
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Granddaughter Lucille, 5
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Husband John and I-Christmas 2017 in Palm Springs
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Jan 30, 2015 at 1:04 PM

Happy 64th birthday! John and I are keeping 2019 open so that we will have a chance to touch base with you and our other FVHS classmates. (Haven't been to a reunion since 1979.) Have a great birthday celebration with your beautiful family!

Oct 06, 2014 at 9:04 PM

Hi Patsy – I see you are also now an Oregonian. Hope all is well with you, and sorry to have missed the reunion.

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Posted: Apr 07, 2018 at 4:17 PM
With dear friends Geoffrey & Stephen next to our '65 Skylark, which was on display as part of Palm Springs Modernism Week-February 2018
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Husband John and I-Christmas 2017 in Palm Springs
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Grandson Walt, age 4
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Granddaughters Beatrice, 8, and Mabel, 10
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Granddaughter Lucille, 5
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Husband John with the 3 granddaughters as we prepare to go over the Golden Gate Bridge-August 2017
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Jan with the granddaughters riding the California historic "Skunk Train"-August 2017
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 11:39 PM
2001--Wedding in Central Park