Janet E. Heaton

September 27, 1940 ‒ January 04, 2012

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Janet E. Heaton, age 71 of Mount Vernon passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at Knox Community Hospital. She was born on September 27, 1940 in Mount Vernon, daughter of the late Kenneth and Lucy (Dickenson) Fowler.

Janet was a member of the Ebenezer United Methodist Church near Mount Vernon. She was a 4-H Advisor for 9 years. Janet was on the Hot Shots Bowling League in Ohio and was on the PPG Bowling League while she lived in Texas. She enjoyed growing flowers, going boating, fishing, and camping. Janet loved to spend time with family and friends.

Janet is survived by her husband of 52 years, Roger D. Heaton; son, Donald L. (fiancé Mitzi Karr) Heaton of York, PA; daughters, Debra L. (Philip) Spangler of Wichita Falls, TX and Dianna L. (Gratton) Sparks of York, PA; grandchildren Michael, Lauren, Briana, Ryan, Taylor, Ashley, Glade, and Grant; great granddaughter, Ariana; sister, Carolyn Carpenter of Mount Vernon; brothers, Jim Fowler of Mount Vernon, William Fowler of Fredericktown, and Tom Fowler of Mount Vernon; sister-in-law, Patsy Chase of Mount Vernon; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Sunday, January 8, 2012 at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 East High St., Mount Vernon, where a funeral service will be held at 1p.m. on Monday, January 9, 2012 with Rev. William Fulda officiating. Burial will follow in Ebenezer Cemetery near Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ebenezer United Methodist Church.

Private expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Janet E. Heaton.