Janet D. Widel Finney, age 79, of West Mifflin, died February 20,2016, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Born June 18, 1936, in New Castle, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Edith (Palmer) Widel.
Janet was retired from Sam’s Club, where she worked in the demonstration department and she will be deeply missed by all her fellow employees.
In her earlier years she worked at Irvin Works , in the cafeteria department. She was a graduate of Glassport High School, Class of 1956 and a member of the Dravosburg United Methodist Church.
Janet is survived by daughters, Donna (Darrell) Neu of Mt. Dora, FL and Judy Finney of West Mifflin; grandchild, Jessica Neu of Mt. Dora, FL; great grandchildren, Joshua and Kaela Van Fosson, Dylan and Gage Neu; sister, Brenda (John) Magyar of West Mifflin; brother, Charles (Janet) Widel of Belle Vernon; sister-in-law, Margaret Widel of NC; many nieces and nephews; her buddy and families loyal pet dog Daisy.
In addition to her parents, Janet was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Courtney Van Fosson; siblings, Albert Palmer, Howard Widel, Jr., Helen Louise Dworek, Shirley Johnson, Barbara Tiberio and Ellen Ruth Widel.
Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, from 2 – 4 p.m. and 7 – 9 p.m. Services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Thursday, 10 a.m. Burial will be in Jefferson Memorial Park.
Originally published February 22, 2016.