Janet G. Turevon age 86, formerly of Corning, NY died Friday, September 30, 2005 at The Waters of Three Rivers in Painted Post, NY.
She was born in Corning on April 3, 1919, to Leo and Bernice (Heckart) Gorges. She was graduated from Northside High School in 1935 and Geneseo State Teachers College, and taught in elementary schools in the Corning area for many years, and retired from Hugh Gregg Elementary. She was the wife of Veikko Elmer Turevon who preceded her in death in 1966 Janet was a member of the Retired Teachers Association, Corning Womens Club, and an active member of the Grace United Methodist Church in Corning.
She is survived by one daughter Marsha (James) Earles of San Antonio, TX; two sons, Lauri (Mary) Turevon of Dublin, OH and Paul (Sherri) Turevon of McKinney, TX; one sister: Winifred Hansson of Painted Post; a sister-in-law, Ruth Gorges of Presho, NY; seven grandchildren; several nieces and nephews including Robert and Sandra Watson of Presho, NY. Janed was predeceased by her brother Don Gorges.
Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2005 from 6 until 8 PM at Phillips Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 17 W. Pulteney Street in Corning, and on Wednesday from 1 - 3 PM where Funeral Services will follow calling hours at 3:00PM with the Reverend Kathleen M. Turnbole officiating. Burial will be in Coopers Plains Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Janets name to Grace United Methodist Church, 191 Bridge Street, Corning, NY 14830.