Thomas Frederick Janiga, 65, Jefferson, died Thursday July 25, 2019, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Mary-Ann Janiga.
Born in Brooklyn, New York, on December 10, 1953, he was son of the late Fred and Dorothy Yountz Janiga.
He was employed as a groundskeeper with Fairfax County and was a member of Holy Family Catholic Community Church, Middletown. He was also an Air Force veteran.
Surviving besides his wife are three children, Tim (Suzanne) Janiga of Hedgesville, WV, Stacey Thompson of Frederick, and Kerry (Phillip) Parks of Brunswick; eight grandchildren, Gary Beasley, Madison Janiga, Riley Janiga, McKenzie Thompson, Dominic Thompson, Grace Parks, Abby Parks and Sophia Parks; and brothers and sisters, Fred Janiga, Marilyn Janiga, Dorothy Dawson, Peter Janiga, Barbara Girolami and Stephanie Miles.
A memorial mass will be held 11 a.m. Monday, July 29, from Holy Family Catholic Community Church, 7321 Burkittsville Rd., Middletown. Msgr. Robert J. Jaskot will officiate. The family will receive one hour prior to the service at the church. Inurnment will be at a later date at Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Frederick.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home, Middletown, is in charge of arrangements.