Janet L. Smith, 70, of Van Wert, OH, died Tuesday evening July 24,2018 at her residence. She was born on December 26,1947 to Leland D. and Grace L. (Mellencamp) Bushong who are both deceased.
Surviving are: her children Karen (Jeff) Lautzenheiser, Van Wert, OH and Kent (Kitty) Smith, Steubenville, OH; her grandchildren Morgan Magowan, Daniel Magowan and Aydin Lautzenheiser; her step-grandchildren Josh Lautzenheiser, Kasie (Rob) Adkins and Danielle (Dusty) McClain. Janet’s grandchildren were the light of her life!! She loved to be with them and spend as much time as she could with them.
Janet was an Insurance Agent for HBW Insurance and then retired from Purmort Brothers Insurance both of Van Wert, OH. She loved to play cards and loved gardening. She was a member of the Van Wert Master Gardeners.
Private services will be held. Preferred memorials can be made to the Van Wert Master Gardeners or the Donor’s Choice.