WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Janie M. Heathman, age 95, passed away Monday, April 29, 2019 at her residence, Shurmer Memory Care Assisted Living in Strongsville.
Janie was born November 3, 1923 in Cornwall, England to the late Garnet and Mary (Trembath) Oates.
Janie was a 1941 graduate of Harding High School.
She briefly worked for Packard Electric in the offices before she started her family.
She was a long-time member of Calvary Presbyterian Church.
Janie will be remembered for her charming wit and her devotion to her family.
Besides her parents, Janie was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Heathman, whom she married May 19, 1956 and her son, James G. Heathman, to whom she gave her loving devotion as a caregiver.
Janie is survived by her daughter, Linda (Jim) Garber; her grandsons, Joshua (Jodie) Garber and Andrew (Lindsay) Garber and four great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Adelyn, Liliana and Andrew James.
The funeral service celebrating Janie’s life will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, May 6 at Calvary Presbyterian Church, 119 Laird Avenue NE in Warren with Pastor David R. Black and Pastor Jim Garber officiants. friends may call one hour prior to services, 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at the church.
Interment in Crown Hill Burial Park.
Arrangements are being handled by Lane Family Funeral Homes.
A television tribute will air Thursday, May 2 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.