Janet K. Montgomery, age 78, of Fredericktown, Ohio, passed away on Saturday morning, June 15, 2019 at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

She was born on June 5, 1941 in Mount Vernon to the late Royle and Leona (Smith) Montgomery. Janet was a 1959 graduate of Fredericktown High School.

Janet retired from the First Knox National Bank in Fredericktown after 47 years of employment. She was a member of the Berlin United Methodist Church.

Janet is survived by her brother, Robert (Loretta) Montgomery of Mount Vernon; nephews, Mike (Beth) Trainer of Apex, NC and Rob Montgomery of Mount Vernon; nieces, Kelly (Shawn) Bakies of Cypress, TX, Lisa (Tony) Schwartz of Fredericktown, Mary Ash of Fredericktown and Jennifer Montgomery of Mount Vernon; great nieces and nephews; Tashena Snow, Ciera Lomphoy, Savannah Trainer, Hannah Rose Teter, Carley Ash, Jordan Royle Montgomery, Mikala Montgomery, Madisyn Montgomery and Makenzi Montgomery; several great great nieces and nephews and her lifelong companion, Nick Mullin of Fredericktown.

In addition to her parents, Janet was preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Flood.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 19, 2019 beginning at 1 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown where friends may call from 11 a.m. until the time of service.  Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery.

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