Janet Marie Lee Huntzinger
72, passed away on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at her home in Mesa, AZ. She was born on July 9, 1942 to Adal and Joseph Lee and grew up in Columbus, OH. She graduated from Linden-McKinley High School. While living and working in Columbus, she fell in love and married Donald Joseph Huntzinger II.
Janet and her husband moved to Carmel, IN, where they raised four children and ran their own business. Family was the single most important thing to Janet, and she cherished being a mother. Janet had a fun-loving personality and truly enjoyed the humorous aspects of everyday life.
In early 1998, she and her husband officially became snowbirds—living their winters in Mesa, AZ and summers in Westerville, OH. Janet and Donald were happily married for 42 wonderful years.
She is survived by her sons, Donald Joseph III (Suzanne) granddaughter, Lindsey and Joseph (Emily) Huntzinger of Indianapolis, IN; her daughters, Jennifer (Ray) Kovach of Cave Creek, AZ and Lauren Huntzinger of Mesa, AZ; her brother, Michael Lee of Englewood, FL; and her sister, Lisa Miller of Apache Junction, AZ.
A memorial service honoring Janet's life will be held on Saturday, August 16th at the Newcomer Funeral Home Northeast Chapel in Columbus, OH. Family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. and a memorial service will follow from 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the