Janene L Reisch

March 11, 1936 - February 12, 2020

Janene Lavon Reisch, 83, lifetime Miami area resident passed away Wednesday February 12, 2020, in Joplin, Missouri.

Janene was born on March 11, 1936, in Fairland, Oklahoma to Cecil and Mildred (Blaylock) George. After high school Janene attended Northeastern Oklahoma A&M college in Miami. After graduation she worked for several years at B.F. Goodrich in Miami before leaving to be a stay at home mom to her two children. She later worked as a secretary for Straight Line Construction.

Janene was very active in her Church at Ottawa Indian Baptist and Later at Cardin Baptist Church. She was a great cook and baker who loved to sew and crochet, making many quilts. She also corrected ceramics and painted. But above all she loved to play with her grandchildren.

Janene is preceded in death by her parents.

Janene is survived by her husband Bentley, of the home, two children, Travis Reisch and wife Laurie of Miami, Oklahoma, and Melissa Franklin and husband Shannon of Joplin, Missouri, three grandchildren, Rhett, Cody, and Courtney. Janene is also survived by two brothers Lloyd George of Miami, Oklahoma, Jim George and wife Mariam also of Miami, Oklahoma, and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Janene will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday February 17, 2020, at the Cardin Baptist Church in Miami, Oklahoma. Pastor Bock White will officiate. A visitation for friends and family will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. just prior to the service. Interment will follow at Ottawa Indian Cemetery.

Notes of encouragement for the family may be left at www.brown-winters.com.

Services are under the direction of Brown-Winters Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Miami.