Janet Mae Neal, 94, of Bellefontaine, passed away Tuesday morning, October 8, 2013 at her daughter’s residence. She was born in Ridgeway, Ohio on October 3, 1919 to the late William “Orval” and Hazel “Glenna” (Hogue) Wilson.
She married Doral C. Neal on March 19, 1955 in Angola, Indiana and he preceded her in death on November 10, 2001. She was also preceded in death by brothers William Edgar “Eddie” Wilson and Thomas Woodrow “Woody” Wilson; and a grandchild.
Janet worked as the Postmaster in Ridgeway prior to her marriage to Doral, and then became a housewife. She attended First Friends Church in Bellefontaine.
Janet is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Ronda and Robert Hunter of Bellefontaine; two grandkittens; a brother Robert I. (Norma) Wilson of Reynoldsburg; numerous cousins; special friends Jim and Shirley King of Bellefontaine; and a lifelong friend Corilla Creviston of Bellefontaine.
Visitation will be held at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine on Thursday, October 10, 2013 from 4-7pm. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11am with Pastor Ken Neighoff officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood-Union Cemetery, DeGraff.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Gideons International, PO Box 304, Bellefontaine, OH 43311.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.