Jan(et) Louise Gorski January 22, 1959 – May 13, 2023
Jan(et) Louise Gorski, age 64, passed away on May 13, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of love, adventure, and cherished memories. She will be deeply missed by her family, friends, and all who had the privilege of knowing her.
Jan(et) was born on January 22, 1959, and throughout her life, she embraced a wide range of interests and pursuits. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science, with a Minor in Mathematics, demonstrating her passion for the field. Jan(et) dedicated her professional life to several esteemed companies, including Martin Marietta, Hughes Aircraft, Advanced Systems Engineering, CIBER, and Scitor Corp.
While Jan(et) never married, she cultivated meaningful relationships with a large circle of cherished friends and family. She held a special place in the hearts of her surviving siblings, Joann, John (Gina), Jim (Brad), as well as her nieces and nephews, Tammy, James, Michelle, Jenny, Neil, Daniel and Emily. Her presence will forever be remembered by her great nieces, great nephews, and cousins.
Jan(et) was a woman of many passions and found joy in various activities. Her love for photography captured countless beautiful moments, while her adventurous spirit led her to explore different corners of the world through travel. She found solace in nature, often venturing on exhilarating hikes and indulging in the art of birding. Archaeology and rock art fascinated her, and she eagerly absorbed knowledge on these subjects. Jan(et) was also an avid reader and possessed a green thumb, tending to her beloved garden.
As we bid farewell to Jan(et), we celebrate the life of a remarkable woman who lived each day with curiosity, kindness, and a zest for life. Her unwavering love and vibrant spirit will forever be cherished by all who knew her.
Jan(et) Louise Gorski is preceded in death by her loving parents, Irene and Joseph, as well as her brother, Joe. Although her physical presence is no longer with us, her memory will live on, reminding us to embrace life’s wonders and to hold dear those we love.
May Jan(et) find eternal peace, and may her family and friends find comfort in the cherished memories they shared with her. In lieu of flowers you might consider a donation to The Nature Conservancy, Wildlife Conservation Society, or Global Fund for Women.