Janet Ann Olds, 75 years, of Bryan, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at her home with her family by her side. Janet was born July 26, 1939 in Edgerton, Ohio, the daughter of the late Bernard and Henrietta (Miller) Goebel. She attended St. Mary’s Catholic School and Bryan High School. Janet married Charles Olds on December 10, 1955 in Angola, Indiana, and he survives. Janet was employed by the Ohio Art Company, working on the Etch-A-Sketch line. Janet had a love for antiques and was the owner of Ye Olds Antiques Shop for 30 years. Janet was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.
Surviving is her husband, Charles of Bryan; two sons, DeWayne Olds of Sherwood, Ohio, Dan (Margie) Olds of Bryan; one daughter, Tina (Calvin) Mitchell of Ypsilanti, Michigan; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; seven sisters, Alice “Jean” (Don) Breininger, Marlene (Bobby) Metz, Darlene “Dot” (Norm) Chamberlain, Sharon (Duane) Nihart, Marsha (Tony) Robbins, Patricia (Larry) Lucas and Pamela (Bruce) Loftus; three brothers, Dennis (JoAnn) Goebel, Ronald “Jake” (Debbie) Goebel and Larry (Tamara) Goebel. She was preceded in death by her parents, one great-grandson, Cody Lyons and one brother, Robert Goebel.
Visitation for Janet Ann Olds will be held Friday, October 10, 2014 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Oberlin-Turnbull Funeral Home, 206 North Lynn Street, Bryan. Funeral services for Janet Ann
Olds will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, October 11, 2014 in the funeral home with Ted Mathes officiating. Interment will follow in Farmer Cemetery, Farmer, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider memorial contributions be made to Community Health Professionals Hospice, 127 Blakeslee Avenue, Bryan, Ohio 43506, or to the charity of the donor’s choice.