Janet I. Shamblen, 79 years of age, passed away Thursday March 5, 2020 at her residence. She was born in Akron, Ohio on November 16, 1940, the daughter of the late Fredrick and Evelyn (Young) Struckman. Janet was a 1959 graduate of Ellet High School, and had been a resident of the Ravenna-Shalersville areas the past 45 years. She was a member of Crossroads Community Church. She enjoyed reading and embrobroding as pastimes, yet times spent with her family were the most important to her. On April 2, 1960, she married Donald G. Shamblen who survives at their home. Also surviving are her children Glenn and Gary Shamblen both of Ravenna, Renee (Darren) Tulley of Mantua and Julie (Joe) Kaiser of Freedom Township. Her sisters Gale (Bud) Gunnels and Pam (Jim) Barker both of Akron, 8 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren also survive. Memorial visitation will be Wednesday March 11, 2020 at the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service, 4668 Pioneer Trail at the corner of St. Rt. 44, Mantua, Ohio 44255 from 5:00 P.M.-6:30 P.M., where her memorial service will then begin with Pastor David Oreskovic officiating. Cremation has been held.
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