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Janet G. (Flint) Evritt

August 27, 1928 ~ August 24, 2019 (age 90)

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Janet G. Evritt, 90, passed peacefully to her Heavenly home from The Laurels on Saturday, August 24, 2019.   
Janet was born on August 27, 1928 to Newton and Hazel Flint.  She was a 1946 Defiance High School graduate. She married Lawrence R. Evritt on December 26, 1948, and he preceded her in death on November 5, 2011. 

Janet was an avid bowler and active in Girl Scouts. She also worked at Charles Co. teaching knitting, and later sold Avon on the East side of Defiance.

She was a lifelong member of Defiance Christian Church. She traveled to many parades with Larry in the Dinner Bell Calliope. Janet was a member of Toledo Area  Theatre Organ Society, Music Box Society, and AARP.

Surviving are four daughters, Karen (James) Fry of Tipp City, Ohio, Sandra Siler of Brunersburg, Susan (Charles) Altherr of Defiance, and Michelle (Jerry) Brinkman of Holgate, Ohio. There are nine grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter.  
She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry, and son-in-law, David Siler.
Schaffer Funeral Home in Defiance is handling arrangements, with visitation on Thursday, August 29, 2019 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm. Services will be held on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 11:00 am at Schaffer Funeral Home, with Pastor Mike Hasselbring officiating. Burial will immediately follow the service at Riverview Memory Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Defiance Christian Church, or CHP Defiance Area Hospice. Online condolences can be given at

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August 29, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512

Funeral Service
August 30, 2019

11:00 AM
Schaffer Funeral Home
529 Jefferson Ave
Defiance, Ohio 43512

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