Tuesday, October 20th, 2009
Janet L. Lukingbeal Warrick, 89, of Celina died at 6:45 p.m. Oct. 18, 2009, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community.
She was born Feb. 20, 1920, in Farmersville to Clarence and Alba Izor Lukingbeal. On Feb. 18, 1945, she married Wilson H. Warrick, who died July 15, 2009.
Surviving are a son, Richard (Cindy) Warrick, Herndon, Va.; three daughters, Beth (Dan) Bader, Chicago, Ill., Nancy (Michael) Kerson, Napa Valley, Calif., and Kathleen (Charles) Richard, Acton, Mass.; two brothers, Robert (Caroline) Lukingbeal, Knoxville, Tenn., and Mark Lukingbeal, Cincinnati; a sister, Jane Lindamood, Oberlin; and seven grandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Kent Lukingbeal, and a grandson.
She worked as a registered nurse at Briarwood Manor, Coldwater. She was a member of the Altrurian Club, Great Books Club and the Phi Beta Psi Sorority. She volunteered for the Red Cross and Head Start programs in Mercer County and was a Girl Scout leader and den mother for the Boy Scouts. She graduated as valedictorian at Farmersville High School in 1938 and from Good Samaritan School of Nursing in Dayton in 1941.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Douglas Meyer officiating. Burial is at North Grove Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions can be made to the Red Cross.
Condolences can be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.