Janet Sprankel, March 24, 1944-July 7, 2012

Sep 20, 2014

Janet Sprankel, 68, of Huron, died unexpectedly Friday evening, July 7, 2012, in the Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky.

She was born March 24, 1944, in Monroeville and was a 1962 graduate of Perkins High School. She was employed as a nurse’s aid at the Lutheran Memorial Home, Sandusky, until her retirement in 1998. Prior to this she worked at the former Huron Health Care Center. Her hobbies included cooking, baking, gardening and her flowers.

She is survived by one son, Scott J. Elmer of Huron; one daughter, Melissa A. (Michael) O’Connell of Wellsburg, W.Va.; two grandchildren, Zeke and Katie O’Connell; two sisters, her twin, Janice (Richard) Galloway of Berlin Heights, Carol (Ray) Downing of Castalia; one brother, Larry (Vicki) Stewart of Monroeville; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Nelson Sprankel in 2008; her parents, Webster and Viola (Schwanger) Stewart; and one nephew, Bryce Stewart in 2010. 

Family funeral services will be held at the Pfeil Funeral Home, Sandusky Chapel, 617 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, with the Rev. Edgar Shelly officiating. Burial will be in Peaks Cemetery, Berlin Township.

Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.

Condolences may be shared with the family at pfeilfuneralhome.com.