Janet Thompson-Steen


CELINA — Janet E. Thompson-Steen, 75, of 134 LeBlond Street, Celina, Ohio, died 3:12 P.M. Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at the Celina Manor Nursing Home after a short illness.

She was born September 5, 1938, in Piqua, Ohio, the daughter of William and Nellie (Davidson) Prasuhn.

She married John "Jack" Steen on April 18, 1994 and he preceded her in death on February 1, 2011.

She is survived by her six daughters: Vickie (Larry) Pearce of Stilwell, Kansas; Sandra (David) Yahl of Saint Marys; Betsy (Ron) Coelho of Lima; Betty (Terry) Terhark of Findlay; Donna (J.R.) Woods of Springdale, Michigan; Susan (Randy) Wicker of Saint Marys.

She is survived by her former husband, Robert Thompson of Paulding, Ohio and by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is survived by three step-children: Dennis "Gary" (Lindy) Steen of Hamilton, Ohio; Steven (Ruby) Steen of Celina; Johnathan (Carlene) Steen of Coldwater, Ohio; by her siblings: Wanda (Dale) Rismiller of Greenville, Ohio; June (James) Strobel of Greenville, Ohio; Linna Peters of Greenville, South Carolina.

She was preceded in death by her parents and by her husband, Jack Steen; by one step-daughter, Dorothy Kay Goins; by her siblings Doris Finn; Phyllis Von Nagy and Dale Prashun.

Janet was a 1953 graduate of Greenville High School. She was employed as a Pharmacy Technician for many years at Rite-Aid Pharmacy in Saint Marys and CVS Pharmacy in Celina. She enjoyed going boating on Grand Lake St. Marys, playing cards, dancing and collecting butterfly and owl figurines. She adored her dog Shadow, and her cat, Cookie.

A memorial service will be held at 5:00 P.M. Saturday, March 15, 2014, at the Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home, 314 West High Street, Saint Marys, the Reverend Bill Maki, officiant.

Friends may call from 1:00-5:00 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home, where memorial gifts may be given to the neurofibromatosis foundation or through nffamilyfoundation.org

Condolences may be sent to Janet's family via Millerfuneralhomes.net

Funeral Home

Miller-Long & Folk Funeral Home
314 W. High St. Saint Marys, OH 45885

Published in The Lima News from Mar. 14 to Mar. 15, 2014