Janet G. Carns, 91, of Laughlintown, died Wednesday February 9, 2022 at Life's Promise Personal Care Home.
She was born March 25, 1930 in Youngwood a daughter of the late Robert T. Eichner Sr. and Cecelia Carbone Eichner.
Janet graduated from Youngwood High School in 1947 and then from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing with a nursing career of over fifty years having worked at the Bethlen Home, McGinnis Hospital and Latrobe Area Hospital..
She was a member of the Laughlintown Christian Church and the American Legion Post #267 Ladies Auxiliary where she was a past president and chaplain. A former Den Mother for Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, she liked to hunt and once was named female hunter of the year in Pennsylvania.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Theodore R. Carns Jr., a grandson Timothy Carns and her daughter Janet Suzanne Warren,
and a brother Robert T. Eichner Jr.
Janet is survived by her two sons; Theodore R. Carns III (Kathy) and Timothy R. Carns (Diane) all of Laughlintown. Her sister Alice Knizer of Greensburg, step brothers; James Lohr (Jean)
of Youngwood and Jack Lohr of Grindstone. Four grandchildren; Casey Carns (Amanda), Sarah Loveridge (Kristopher), Patrick Carns (Olivia) and Matthew Carns. Five
great grandchildren; Lilly, Sophia, Baylee, Scarlett and Cullen. Several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Saturday from 2-4 and 6-8pm in the McCabe Funeral Home, 144 East Main Street, Ligonier. A funeral service will be conducted
Sunday at 1pm in the Laughlintown Christian Church with Pastor Jonathan Huddleston officiating (Everyone is asked to go directly to the church). Interment will be made in the Laurel Hill Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to www.mccabefuneralhomespa.com.