Janet  Saxon
Janet L. Saxon, 87, Clark, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, in her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Saxon was born in Meadville June 14, 1932, to Lonon Floyd and Bessie Justine (Walton) Smith.
She was a graduate of Meadville High School.
Janet was affectionately known by her family as a devoted housewife and homemaker.
On July 17, 1954, she married her husband John Michael Saxon, who survives at home. Janet and John were married for 65 years.
She was a member of Clark Trinity United Methodist Church. Janet enjoyed modeling for various companies, gardening, and traveling with her husband. She was a very talented artist creating works in paintings and drawings. She cherished her pets and furry friends. Most important to her was spending time with her family, particularly her grandchildren.
Janet is survived by her loving husband, John M. Saxon; daughters, April (Gary) Lazor, Jupiter, Fla., and Brenda Tishov, Sharpsville; grandchildren, Christopher Joseph, Sharon; Jessica (Christopher) Clark, Hubbard, Ohio; brothers, Carl (Elsie) Smith, Meadville; Elmer Smith, Meadville; and her nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by father, Lonon Floyd Smith; mother, Bessie Justine Smith; daughter, Michelyn Saxon, who passed away in September 2017; sister, Maxine Raffle; and brothers, Lonon Smith and Daniel Smith.
Contributions in Janet's memory may be sent to Heartland Hospice Care, 3871 E. State St. Hermitage, PA 16148 or the ASPCA.

Mrs. John Michael (Janet L.), 87, Clark.
Calling hours: 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday (12-1-19) in SHERMAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICE, 2201 Highland Road, Hermitage. A final prayer will be held at the end of calling hours. Online condolences may be expressed at www.shermanfuneralhome.com
Burial: St. Michael Byzantine Catholic Cemetery.
Published on November 28, 2019


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Branko Matijevic
Dec 03, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Deepest condolences. Branko