Janet L. Blackford
January 08, 1934 ‒ October 10, 2014
Janet L. Blackford, 80, of Galion died Friday, October 10, 2014 at Magnolia Terrace in Galion where she has resided the past four years.
Born January 8, 1934 in Galion, she was the daughter of Roy T. and Lela M. (Yeager) Sickmiller. She married Robert L. Blackford on March 13, 1954 and he preceded her on August 9, 2010.
She attended Galion City Schools and attended Peace Lutheran Church in Galion. Janet worked at the former North Electric Company in Galion and later as a Nurse’s Aide at Galion Community Hospital. She was a member of Galion Woman of the Moose, Chapter 177. Janet was a devoted mom and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by children Sharon S. (Gail) Baldinger of Galion and Robert L. Blackford of Galion; grandchildren Tyler and Kari Blackford; Eric (Allison) Baldinger and Steven (Betty) Baldinger; great grandchildren Joseph, Samuel, Delany and Natalie Baldinger and sister Jean (John) Henry of Galion.
In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by grandson Dominic David Blackford and brother Bill Sickmiller.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, October 13, 2014 at Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion where services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, October 14 with Pastor Ben Pletcher officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer Association in care of the funeral home
Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion is honored to serve the family of Janet Blackford, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.