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“I am very sorry for youre loss, she was a very nice lady. May you have peace during youre time of loss. Prov 3:5,6 Ruth Peel ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: Ruth Peel (Espy) - Newton, KS

“I enjoyed working many years with Janet. She was a lovely person. She was such a happy person and always friendly. Sending my thoughts and prayers...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Janice Hamlin - Centerville, IA

“I'm so sorry for your loss! Aunt Janet was such a special person . she was loved by so many people. Aunt Janet will always have a special place in my...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Tabatha Estes - Moline, IL

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the DeVore Family. May God grant you peace and comfort during this time. Aunt Janet was a lovely lady. I cannot...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Kimber Wyant Beasley - CO - Niece

“May happy memories care you through this sorrowful time. You are in my thoughts, my heart and my prayers. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Thelma Smothers

“WE ARE SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS. AUNT JANET WAS SUCH A LOVING AND CARING PERSON. WE'LL ALWAYS REMEMBER HOW KIND AND LOVING SHE WAS TOWARDS US...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: DAVID AND DARLA MILLER - DIXON, IL

“Please accept our sincere sympathy and prayers, and may your memories give you peace. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Dennis & Beverly Sisul Laurson

“Sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers to the family. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: nellie thomas - Centerville, IA

“We want to extend our sympathy to Wendell and family. We have fond memories of the time we were neighbors. Janet will be missed by many. ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Ronnie and Jeanne Robertson

“So very sorry to hear of Janet's death. My sympathy goes out to Janet's family. May God wrap his arms around them and lift them up and surround...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jim and Kayla Montgomery - Mystic, IA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all,Janet was an assume person,May God wrap his arms around you all ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Treasa Gage - Allerton,, IA

“So sorry to hear of Janet's passing. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Norman & Kay Guffey - Centerville, IA


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Janet DeVore, age 68 of Plano, Iowa died Sunday afternoon, March 29, 2015 at her home.

Janet was born in Unionville, Missouri, the daughter of Walter Christian and Ivine Elva Swiger. She was united in marriage to Wendell DeVore on April 18, 1964.

Janet worked at Union Carbide (Viskase) in Centerville until she retired in September of 2000. She enjoyed her flower garden very much after retirement. She was also a member of the Plano Christian Church in Plano, Iowa.

She is survived by her husband, Wendell DeVore of Plano, IA; Two sons, Wendell "Wayne"(Mary) DeVore of Centerville, Iowa and Jeffrey Ray (Reggie) DeVore of Moravia, Iowa; Four Grandchildren, Tyler, Brett, Noelle, and Christian DeVore, and Five Great Grand Children, Kayden, Hayden and Keaton DeVore, William Klaus Hoffman and Adelyn Spinler; Two brothers, Edwin (Brenda) Christian of East Moline, Illinois and Paul (Jane) Christian of Unionville, Missouri.

Janet was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Ivine (Swiger) Christian; eight of her siblings, Orville Christian, Dwain Wyant, Everett Wyant, Phyllis Jean Christian, Betty Miller, Mary Alice Christian, Bill Christian, and Gerald Christian.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, April 4, 2015 at the Plano Christian Church with Pastor Michael McKissick officiating. A memorial has been established to HCI (formerly Hospice of Central Iowa) or to the Crossroads Cemetery and may be mailed to Lange Funeral Home & Crematory, Centerville. Inurnment will be held at a later date. Condolences may be left online at www.langefh.com.