Janet Romaine McKissick

Janet Romaine McKissick, age 78, of Strattanville passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2012 at the Clarion Hospital. Born in Corsica, Jefferson County on 1/28/34, she was the daughter of the late Quinton and Mildred Flemming Bish.

Mrs. McKissick was married on Oct. 4th 1952 to Ray T. McKissick Jr who preceded her in death on Dec. 17, 1985. She worked at O-I Glass Plant in Clarion for 30 years. She loved to crochet, play the piano, go to bingo, gardening, cook and travel with her friends. She was of the Lutheran faith.

Surviving are five sons, Michael T. McKissick and his wife Roxann of Strattanville, Kevin B. McKissick of Strattanville, David R. McKissick and his wife Deborah of Strattanville, Mark A. McKissick of Strattanville and Cary B. McKissick of Strattanville. Also surviving are 14 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, a brother, Larry N. Bish of Corsica and a sister Maryann Booth of Sligo.

Mrs. McKissick was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a son Timothy D. McKissick, a brother, Quinton W. Bish Jr and a grandson, Corey McKissick.

There will be no public visitation. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11:00 AM from the Goble Funeral Home & Crematory, 330 Wood St, Clarion with Rev. Harold O. Jacobson of the Grace Lutheran Church officiating. Interment will follow in the Clarion Cemetery.

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