In memory of
Janet L. McDowell
Read More
In memory of
Janet L. McDowell
Janet L. (Cherry) McDowell April 13, 1938 February 10, 2017 Janet L. (Cherry) Mc- Dowell, 78, passed away peacefully on February 10, 2017, at Centre Crest, Bellefonte. Born on April 13, 1938, in Bellefonte, Janet was the daughter of the late Melvin L. Cherry and Mary M. (Wilson) Cherry. Janet married Richard E. McDowell on May 3, 1958. Richard preceded her in death on August 16, 2014, after 56 years together. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Lori A. Cole, on September 5, 2015; and a sister, Mary Ann Ort on November 13, 1982. Surviving are two daughters, Lisa Stamm (Brian) and Leslie Ramish, of Bellefonte; four grandchildren, Daniel Cole (Krista), of Howard, Jenna Cole, of Bellefonte, Vincent Ramish, of Westerville, Ohio and Nicholas Ramish, of State College; son-in-law, Charles Cole, of Bellefonte; and one great-grandson, Rowan Cole, of Howard. Janet was a homemaker. Her whole life revolved around her family. She looked forward to family vacations and in later years traveling with her husband. Earlier in life Janet was an active member of the Order of Eastern Star. She attended music concerts, sporting events and dance recitals of her children and grandchildren. A visitation will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2017, at Faith United Methodist Church, 512 Hughes Street, Bellefonte from 9-11 a.m. followed by the funeral service at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Terry Daughtery officiating. Burial will follow at Union Cemetery, Bellefonte. Memorial contributions may be made in Janet's memory to Faith United Methodist Church, 512 Hughes Street, Bellefonte, PA 16823 or Alzheimer's Association, 2595 Interstate Drive, Suite 100 Harrisburg, PA 17710. Online condolences may be made to the family at .
View Full Obituary ›
Services Provided By
Wetzler Funeral Service Inc
206 N Spring St, Bellefonte, PA 16823
Express Your Condolences By Sending Funeral Flowers.
All arrangements are locally delivered to Wetzler Funeral Service Inc by a local Bellefonte, PA florist.
7 Day Satisfaction Guarantee!
Need Help? Have Questions?
Use Code: 80889