Owlett, Janet E.
Wellsboro, PA: Janet E. Owlett, 84, of Wellsboro, PA, died on Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at The Green Home in Wellsboro. She was the wife of Atty. Edward H. (Ted) Owlett, whom she married on August 26, 1950. They were married for 63 years. Janet was born March 27, 1930 in Wellsboro, PA, the daughter of the late Thomas E. and Electra (Button) Evans. Janet completed her secondary education at the National Cathedral and attended the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music and the University of Michigan. She was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church of Wellsboro and served in the choir. In addition she was a member of Wednesday Morning Musicals, Friday Club, Wellsboro Foundation, Friends of the Green Free Library and she served as a judge for the Laurel Festival for many years. Janet was the 1st Pennsylvania State Laurel Queen from Wellsboro in 1947. Surviving is her husband, Edward; three sons, Edward H. Owlett III (Mary Elizabeth), Steven E. Owlett (Jill C.), Thomas M. Owlett (Mary C.), all of Wellsboro, PA; seven grandchildren. Janet was preceded in death by a son, G. Mason Owlett. Friends and family are invited to Janet's Life Celebration on Monday, July 7, 2014, 11:00 a.m., at the First Presbyterian Church of Wellsboro with Rev. Glen Hallead officiating. Burial in Wellsboro Cemetery. Family will provide flowers. Memorials may be made in Janet's name to the First Presbyterian Church of Wellsboro, 130 Main St., Wellsboro, PA 16901. Local arrangements by Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, "A Life Celebration Home", 139 Main St., Wellsboro, PA.
Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, LTD.
139 Main Street
Wellsboro, PA 16901
Published in Star-Gazette on July 3, 2014