Janice J. Harvey, a Baltimore social services caseworker, died of a liver ailment Friday at Sinai Hospital. The Northwest Baltimore resident was 62.
Born Janice Taylor in the city and raised on East Eager Street, she was a 1958 graduate of Dunbar High School. She earned an associate's degree from what is now Baltimore City Community College and took courses at the University of Baltimore.
She also received a certificate in cosmetology, and many years ago owned a beauty shop, El-Jan, in the 1800 block of Harford Ave.
For the past 18 years, she had been a caseworker in the city Department of Social Services and at her death had been assigned to the Hilton Heights office at Edmondson Avenue and Hilton Parkway.
Services at will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Vaughn C. Greene funeral home, 5151 Baltimore National Pike.
Survivors include her mother, Eleanor E. Hill of Baltimore; a sister, Shirley Goldsborough of Baltimore; four nephews; and two nieces. Her marriage to John Harvey ended in divorce.