Cover photo for Janice Gayle Rathfelder's Obituary
Janice Gayle Rathfelder Profile Photo
1951 Janice 2019

Janice Gayle Rathfelder

July 26, 1951 — March 21, 2019

Janice Gayle Rathfelder, 67, of Fremont, passed away at her home on Thursday, March 21, 2019. She was born on July 26, 1951 in Merced, CA to Rev. Dwight and Opal (Hill) Smithhart.

Janice was in the 1969 graduating class of Merced High School. She was employed as a Health Coach for EZ Fitness. In her free time, she loved to read, play cards and different board games. She enjoyed spending time gardening, but most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

On August 2, 1969, Janice married Gary Rathfelder in Merced, CA; he survives. Also surviving Janice is her daughter, Michelle Rathfelder of Fremont; grandsons, Troy, James & Aaron Rathfelder; and sisters, Carol (Dave) Martin, Judith (Bill) Barrett, and Sandy (Joe) Pacheco.

She is preceded in death by her son, Michael J. Rathfelder who passed away in 2015.

Visitation will be held at the Herman-Karlovetz Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Fremont on Friday, March 29, 2019 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. where Funeral Services will begin at 11:30 a.m. Pastor Forrest Kirchenbauer will officiate. Burial will be held at Oakwood Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to ProMedica Hospice of Memorial Hospital.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Janice Gayle Rathfelder, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, March 29, 2019

9:30 - 11:30 am (Eastern time)

Herman-Karlovetz Funeral Home & Cremation Services

900 North St, Fremont, OH 43420

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Services

Friday, March 29, 2019

Starts at 11:30 am (Eastern time)

Herman-Karlovetz Funeral Home & Cremation Services

900 North St, Fremont, OH 43420

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 14

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree