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Janet Schmidt

September 9, 1942 — May 2, 2022


Janet Schmidt

PEORIA – Janet F. Schmidt, 79, of Peoria, passed away on May 2, 2022, at Grand View Alzheimer’s Special Care Center in Peoria.

She was born on September 9, 1942, in Terre Haute, Ind. to Herman and Cecil (Conwell) Hoffman. Janet married Robert Schmidt on November 24, 1969, in Westminster, Calif. He preceded her in death on January 13, 2017. She was also preceded in death by both parents, five brothers and three sisters.

Janet is survived by her three children, Jill Lane of East Peoria, Jeanne King of Bloomington and John Kunstmanis of Burlington, Iowa; six grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild; and one sister, Connie (Steve) Shelton of Camarillo, Calif.

Janet retired from Morton Buildings after working in the accounting department for over 30 years.

She enjoyed crafts and was an avid gardener.

Cremation rites will be accorded. There will be no service.

Memorials may be made to Grand View Alzheimer’s Special Care Center, 6210 N. University St., Peoria, IL 61614.

Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton is handling arrangements.

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