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Janene Kohler

January 9, 1929 ~ October 23, 2021 (age 92)

Obituary

JANENE A. KOHLER,

Age 92, of Canton, passed away Sat., Oct. 23, 2021.  Born Jan. 9, 1929, in Detroit, MI, a daughter of the late Donald and Thelma (Hocking) Iden, she had been a Canton resident most of her life.  Janene was a 1947 graduate of Timken Vocational High School and had worked as a cashier at the A&P Tea Co.  She was a devoted wife and mother.  Janene was a member of the First Church of Christ, Scientist and has volunteered and was very involved with the Hanover House before she lived there.  Preceded in death by her husband, John “Jack” Kohler, on Sept. 22, 2003; her son, Joel Kohler; son-in-law, Ed Fox; sister and brother-in-law, Mimi and Paul Stuffel; brother, Donald “Bud” Iden; and sister-in-law, Helga Iden.  Survived by her daughter, Jill Fox; one brother, Larry Iden; two sisters-in-law, Bev Iden and Mary Jean Gross; six grandchildren, Jennifer (Jane) Fox, Melanie (Gerald) Gray, Nicole (Dave) Heaton, Amy (Steve) McNeill, Lisa (Mark) Miller, and Theresa (Dan) Lehman; and eleven great grandchildren.  Services will be held Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021, at 7pm in the Formet-Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home.  Interment in Sunset Hills Burial Park.  Friends may call one hour before the service, from 6-7pm, in the funeral home.  In lieu of flowers, contributions in Janene’s name may be made to the family to help defray expenses.  Condolences may be left at: www.gordonfuneralhomes.com.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
October 28, 2021

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Formet-Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home
1803 Cleveland Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44709

Funeral Service
Thursday
October 28, 2021

7:00 PM
Formet-Clevenger & Gordon Funeral Home
1803 Cleveland Ave. NW
Canton, OH 44709

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