Janet Ozment McCoy

May 20th, 1928 - Aug 4th, 2018

Visitation:

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Sat, Aug. 11th, 2018 9:30 AM ~ 11:00 AM

Service:

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Sat, Aug. 11th, 2018 11:00 AM

Burial:

Odd Fellows Cemetery

Sat, Aug. 11th, 2018 12:00 PM

Janet Ozment McCoy

Marion- Janet Ozment McCoy, age 90, of Marion, passed away at 10:04am on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at OU Medical Center in Edmond, Oklahoma.

Janet was born in Williamson County on May 20, 1928, the daughter of Oral and Mabel (Handkins) Ozment. She married William C. McCoy on June 25, 1949 in Royalton. He preceded her in death on October 18, 1988.

Mrs. McCoy was a member of the Pleasant Grove Methodist Church. She was a member of the United Methodist Women’s group as well as the (DAR) Daughters of the American Revolution and the (DAC) National Society of the Daughters of the American Colonists. She had retired from teaching.

Survivors include her daughter- Sheryl and Steve Gregus of Edmond, OK

Daughter- Janice and Richard Yeager of Normal, IL

Grandchildren- Heather Gregus and Joshua Hicks of Oklahoma City, OK

Julia and Michael McAndrew of Little Elm, TX

Eric and Alissa Gregus of Edmond, OK

William Yeager of Minneapolis, MN

Kathryn and Kristofer Bent of Bloomington, IL

Great Grandchildren- Liam, Kaylee, Harper, Theodore, Evan, and baby Gregus on the way

Brother- Alan and Katie Ozment of Collinsville, IL

Sister-in-laws- Diane Ozment of Pittsburg

Fran Ozment of Marion

Brother-in-law- Ed Hoffman of Kansas City

Many Nieces and Nephews

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers- Dee and Donnie Ozment, and her sister- Vivian Hoffman.

Funeral services will be held at 11am on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion with Rev. Tim Ozment officiating. Burial will follow at Odd Fellows Cemetery in Marion. A time of visitation will be held from 9:30am to 11am on Saturday at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home.

As education was so important to Janet, memorial donations may be made to the Trust of Janet McCoy to be used as an education fund for her great grandchildren. For more information, or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit www.hughesfuneralhomes.com

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6 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Yvette Bricker

    From: San Antonio, Texas

    Date: August 8, 2018

    She was a wonderful mom, grandmother, great grandmother friend, advisor and educator.
    I have wonderful memories of the fun times we had in Germany and on my visit to Illinois.
    She definitely has a place in heaven.

  • Guest: Peg Proud-Edwards

    From: Aurora, Illinois

    Date: August 8, 2018

    Mrs. McCoy was the mom of my dear friend Janice, and I grew up visiting their house at the “top of the hill” in Lisle. Mrs. McCoy was always welcoming and kind and I felt like one of the family when I visited.
    She taught many children in Lisle and her legacy is in teaching and education. Her daughters and at least one granddaughter that I know of, continue that legacy of being life-long learners and teachers.
    I will miss Janet, but know she’s in heaven and back with Bill. Rest In Peace!
    Love, Peg Proud-Edwards

  • Guest: Leslie Somers

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 8, 2018

    What a kind and gentle soul MeMe was. She always dressed like she had somewhere important to be with her purse draped over her wrist. I loved that about her. Her best accessory was her smile. There wasn’t a choir, drama or band performance that Kathryn was in that MeMe wasn’t present for. Family was important to her. Prayers for comfort and strength to Janice and Kathryn and the family as they say goodbye to such a sweet lady.

  • Guest: Glenn Woodson

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2018

    A delightful Lady to have for a neighbor at our
    place at Lake Egypt. Actually, she sold me the house across from her place. A neat person to have known.
    A true Christian.

  • Guest: Bill & Donetta Schell

    From: New burnside, Illinois

    Date: August 10, 2018

    She was always a bright spot in what ever day you met her. Such a Godly example!

  • Guest: Connie Boyles

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: August 27, 2018

    We send our condolence to your family in the death of your mother. She will be missed by the DAR ladies.
    Daniel H. Brush Chapter – NSDAR
    Chaplain, Connie Boyles