On Thursday, January 6, 2022, Janet DeLozier, 87, of Rostraver, formerly of Locust Grove, VA, passed away peacefully with family by her side. She was born in Braddock on July 7, 1934 to the late Gladys and Clyde Ferree.
Janet loved QVC shopping, playing bingo, music (especially Englebert Humperdinck), dogs, bird watching and baking. She worked for many years as an administrative secretary to the Director of Nursing at Uniontown Hospital before retiring to Virginia. She was always smiling, loved her sweets and would always make sure you would "be good" when you said goodbye to her. Janet was fondly known to many as "Mom," "Gram," "Smiley," or "Sunshine" and loved tremendously by her family, friends and caregivers.
She is survived by her 5 children, Jeannine (Ron) Yaniga, Patricia (Harry) Rosnick, Daniel (Cynthia) DeLozier, Susan (Larry) Hall and Lesley (David) DeLozier-Varnum; 12 grandchildren, Leah (James) Ross, Jason Yaniga, Audra (Alan) Battles, Lindsey Yaniga, Richard (Courtney) Winski, Timothy (Ebony) Winski, Brianne (Hector) Winski-Reyes, Betsy Rosnick, Jessica (Noah) Bey, Alexa DeLozier-Varnum, Logan DeLozier-Varnum and Elena DeLozier-Varnum; 11 great-grandchildren; numerous other extended family members; her beloved dogs, Barney and Flynn; and all that loved her.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband and the love of her life, William; her sister, Frances Mae; brothers Harry and James; and sisters-in-law Mary, Vi and Helen.
Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, January 11 from 2 to 8 p.m. in the James C. Stump Funeral Home Inc., 580 Circle Drive, Rostraver Township (724-929-7934) www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com where a Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 12 at 10 a.m. Interment will be in Laurel Hill Memorial Park, Spotsylvania, VA.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Mon Valley Care Center - Activities Department (200 Stoops Drive, Monongahela, Pa, 15063) in honor of Janet and the wonderful staff that took care of and loved her.