SchellsburgJanis K. Cooper, 71, of Applehouse Road, Schellsburg, went to her eternal home with Jesus on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021 at home.
Mrs. Cooper was born in Schellsburg on Nov. 10, 1949, daughter of the late John “Pete” and Madie M. (Felten) Miller.
Janis is survived by her husband, Donald Cooper; daughter, Wendy Young (and Kyle Einhorn), Dallas, Texas; daughter Sheri Celtruda, Etters; stepson Donald E. Cooper Jr. (and wife Michele), Pittsburgh; stepdaughter Theresa (Cooper) Miles (and husband Brandon), Pittsburgh; grandchildren Sarah and Luke Celtruda, Andrew and Zachary Miles, Clayton and Carson Cooper; sister Henrietta Adams (and husband Jim), Bedford; brother Patrick Stoe (and wife Patty), New Baltimore; brother William C. Miller (and wife Nancy), Somerset; sister Cindy Robinette (and husband Tim), Schellsburg; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews and the family dog, Peanut.
She was formerly employed at Sunoco in Cessna, Blue Triangle in Everett, and the Radiology Department at UPMC Bedford.
Janis was a member of Bedford United Methodist Church, where she was part of the Stephen Ministry Program.
She was a life member of the VFW Auxiliary Post 4440. Janis enjoyed crocheting, card making and spending time in her flower gardens. She was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend who was always smiling and had a contagious laugh. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, from 10 a.m. to noon at Bedford United Methodist Church.
A celebration of life will be held at Bedford United Methodist Church at noon on Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021 with Pastor Robert Marsh, Jim Miller and Dr. Merle Correll officiating. Janis requested that visitors wear colorful and comfortable clothing to celebrate her life.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.geiselfuneral.com.
Arrangements entrusted to Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg. Monetary donations may be made to Bedford United Methodist Church, 127 E. John St., Bedford, PA 15522 checks should include “Memorial Fund” in the notes section.