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Janis (Shippy) Swank

September 4, 1934 ~ November 23, 2023 (age 89) 89 Years Old

Janis Swank Obituary

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Janis Doreen Swank, age 89, of Kendallville, passed away Thursday, November 23, 2023 at Wellbrooke of Kokomo, Indiana where she had been living since September 2023. Mrs. Swank was born in Stroh, Indiana on September 4, 1934 to the late Emmett Shippy and Mildred (Johnson) Shippy. She graduated from New Carlisle High School in 1954 and married Donald Lee Swank on January 1, 1955 in Kendallville, Indiana. Don preceded her in death June 8, 2019. Janis was employed in the past with Kraft Foods, Kendallville. 

Survivors include:
Son, Rex and Aimee Swank of Russiaville, Indiana.
Three grandchildren: Ryan Swank, Derek (Josephine) Swank and Alex Swank.
Sister, Betty Chapman of New Carlisle, Indiana.
Sister, Susan Walters of South Bend, Indiana.
Two of her siblings; brother, Stewart Shippy and sister, Patricia Wolff preceded her in death.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, November 29, 2023 from 12:00 noon until 2:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville followed by a funeral service at 2:00 PM. 
Burial will take place at Lake View Cemetery in Kendallville.
Memorial donations may be made to Noble County Humane Society.
Arrangements entrusted to Hite Funeral Home.  

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November 29, 2023

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Hite Funeral Home
403 South Main Street
Kendallville, IN 46755

Funeral Service
November 29, 2023

2:00 PM
Hite Funeral Home
403 South Main Street
Kendallville, IN 46755

November 29, 2023

3:00 PM
Lake View Cemetery
Riley Road
Kendallville, IN 46755


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