Janet L. Headley, age 79 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 3:10 PM Monday January 30, 2017 at the Rest Haven Nursing Home Greenville, Ohio. Janet was born May 20, 1937 in Darke County Ohio and the daughter of the late Hugh G. and Helen (Fry) Pence.
Janet had been employed at the Poultry Producers Association, the Buckeye Overall Company and John’s IGA all of Versailles. Also she had been employed as a dispatcher with the Darke County Sheriff’s Department. She was a member of the St. John Lutheran Church, Women of the Moose, Eagles Ladies Auxiliary and the Order of the Eastern Star, all of Greenville. She was a 1955 graduate of Greenville High School and was very active with the alumni class functions.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Walter Samuel Headley
May 4, 2002. They were married June 25, 1955. Also her brother John “Jack” Pence; sisters Hazel Pence and Margaret “Marge” Miller.
Janet is survived by her son Steven D. (Lisa) Headley of Greenville; grandchildren Erin (Adam) Headley Morris, Joy (Scott) Headley Stocker, Luke (Alexis) Headley, Nathan (Rachel) Elliott, Rhea Elliott and Danielle Gehle; step grandchildren Gloria Elliott, Tricia (Keith) Gehle Woodland , and Michael Gehle ; 10 great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 PM Saturday February 4, 2017 in the St. John Lutheran Church 7418 State Route 121-N. Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Brian McGee officiating. Burial will be held at a later date in the St. John Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 1:00 PM until time of the services in the church.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to State of the Heart Hospice of Darke County or the Darke County Cancer Association.
Arrangements by Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.