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“Together Again”

AUSTINTOWN – Funeral services will be held at noon on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, in St. Mark Antioch Orthodox Church in Liberty, with Fr. Daniel Rohan officiating, for Betty Ann Janecko, 86, who passed away on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019.

Betty Ann was born Sept. 5, 1932, a daughter of John and Betty (Opencar) Berlon.

She was a 1950 graduate of Campbell Memorial High School where she had been a Majorette.

She worked as a secretary for the William B. Pollock Company for many years. Betty Ann went on to work for the United Insurance Company, where she retired in the mid 1980s.

Betty Ann was a devoted member of St. Mark Antioch Orthodox Church.

She enjoyed gardening, golfing, dancing and bowling. She loved Ohio State football and entertaining with parties and spending time with her family. She will be fondly remembered for hosting the best Christmas Eve parties.

Her husband, Eugene “Gene” Janecko, whom she married in 1975, passed away Dec. 22, 2017.

Betty Ann is survived by her loving daughter, Debra Jean (Arthur) Kunz of Rotonda West, Fla.; her grandson, Robert (Naomi) Paugh of South Lyon, Mich.; her great-grandsons, Caleb and Lucas Paugh; her nieces, Stephanie Haught and Jodi Johnson; her great-nephew, Nicholas Haught; her great-niece, Karly Johnson; and her five stepchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Gene; her brother, John Berlon; and her sister, Dorothy “Jeanie” Haught.

The Janecko Family has entrusted the care of Betty Ann to the Wasko Funeral Home in Campbell and will receive family and friends on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019, one hour prior to the service from 11 a.m. to noon at the church.

The family requests that contributions be made in Betty Ann’s memory to: St. Mark Antioch Orthodox Church, 3560 Logan Way, Youngstown, OH, 44505 or to Hospice of the Valley, Hospice House, 9803 Sharrott Road, Poland, OH 44514

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Sincere Sympathy

“We are so happy we had the chance to get to know Aunt Betty Ann. She always made us laugh when we were with her at Rich and Steph's.. May she Rest In Peace. ”

 » Tom and Kathy  on August 15, 2019

Deepest Condolences to you and your family

“Debbie, I pray loving memories of your momma will help ease your heartache. She answered God when He needed another Angel and she is now in her reserved Heavenly home. May she Rest In Paradise with Jesus.”

 » Marge Julian on August 13, 2019


“My deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Betty Ann. May her memory be eternal. Rest in peace my friend...Paul.”

 » Paul on August 13, 2019

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