ANDERSON — Janet Joan Hoover, 84, of Anderson, passed away on July 8, 2013 at Miller’s Merry Manor, Chesterfield. She was born on July 2, 1929 in Anderson, where she resided most of her life.
She was a past member of the Redman Lodge. She liked to read, feed the stray cats, birds, and squirrels, and loved to care for her flowers.
Janet is survived by her son, Larry (Nancy) Hoover of Anderson; daughter, Susie (Robert) Turner of Lapel; sister, Iris Whiteaker of Anderson; sisters, Donna Moore of Anderson; sister, Doris (Paul) Brinkley of Arkansas, sister, Sandy Stepp of Georgia; grandchildren, Matthew (Joanna) Hoover of Noblesville, Joshua (Rhiannon) Hoover of Noblesville, Rob (Angie) Turner of Anderson, David and George Brooks of Florida; great-grandchildren, Kendall and Madelyn Hoover of Noblesville, Elaina Hoover of Noblesville, and Annabell Turner of Anderson.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Hoover; mother, Florence Marie Jones; father, George Herman Jones; daughter, Pamela Brooks; sister, Zoah Moore; brother, Russell Jones; brother, Eugene Jones; niece, Paula Bartee; and her nephew, Tony Moore.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 West 53rd St., Anderson.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with Rev. Brad Buhro officiating.
Burial will take place in East Maplewood Cemetery, Anderson.
Memorial contributions may be made to Southdale Church of the Nazarene.
Post online condolences at www.loosecares.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.