JANELLE R. (ZURCHER) FOSNAUGH, 52, went to her heavenly home on Monday, March 31, 2014. Born in Krugers dorp, South Africa, she was the daughter of missionaries Rev. Norman and Carol Zurcher. Janelle earned her Bachelor's degree from Olivet Nazarene University. Janelle was a woman of God. She loved to worship the Lord and share His love with others. That passion for the Lord led her and her husband to serve the Lord as missionaries for 18 years in the Navajo nation in Arizona, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, and Haiti. She served alongside her husband, Lane, who pastored Elkhart Northside Church of the Nazarene and was currently serving at South Lake Church of the Nazarene in Crown Point, Ind. Janelle was extensively involved in women's ministries and was instrumental in starting a women's radio ministry in Papua New Guinea. Surviving are her loving husband of 30 years, Lane Fosnaugh; daughters Joy, Laura, and Sarah Fosnaugh, all of Bourbonnais, Ill.; mother, Carol Zurcher of Huntington; siblings, Kay (Richard) Gargiulo of Huntington and Bob (Deb) Zurcher of Roswell, Ga.; father-in-law, Robert (Sharon) Fosnaugh of Fort Wayne; sister-in-law, DeLana (Ken) Millington of Fort Wayne; nephews, Robert (Danielle) Gargiulo, Matthew (Rachel) Gargiulo, John Gargiulo, Jarrod (Katie) Zurcher, and Brent Zurcher; niece, Heather Millington; and great-niece, Charlotte Gargiulo. She is now worshiping in Heaven with her father, Norman Zurcher; niece, Hope Millington; and great-nephew, Levi Gargiulo. A Celebration of Life service is 10 a.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014, at Grace Point Church of the Nazarene, 8611 Mayhew Road, Fort Wayne, with calling one hour prior. Dr. Lenny Wisehart and Rev. Brady Wisehart officiating. Calling also from 3 to 5 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 4, 2014, at the church. Burial to follow service in Lancaster Cemetery, Huntington County, Ind. Memorials may be made to the Fosnaugh Children's Education Fund or Melanesia Field Radio Fund. To sign the online guestbook, please visit www.domccombandsons.com
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Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Apr. 3, 2014