Janet F. Detwiler of Umatilla, Oregon, was born on November 26, 1959, in Mexico, Missouri, to parents Joseph and Doris Hovinghoff Albright. She died on October 27, 2018, in Umatilla, Oregon, at the age of 58 years.
She was raised and attended school in Umatilla, Oregon. Janet was united in marriage to Terry Detwiler on November 24, 1990, in Umatilla, Oregon. They lived in Baker City, Oregon, and later Kalispell, Montana, before returning to Umatilla, Oregon.
Janet worked as the manager at the Hermiston Shari’s Restaurant and as a waitress at Frasus Restaurant. She worked in the billing department at Family Health Associates for several years until 2014.
Janet enjoyed reading, church, collecting rocks, drawing and making salsa. She was a very caring person who had a huge heart and loved all animals.
She is survived by her husband, Terry Detwiler, Umatilla, Ore.; mother Doris O’Dell, Umatilla, Ore.; brother Michael (Veronica) Albright, Hermiston, Ore.; sister Jo Anne Schiffner, Salem, Ore.; aunt Greta Lee, Portland, Ore., uncle and aunt Bob and Ethel Ferger, Richland, Wash., aunt Sheila Hovinghoff, Lyle, Wash., and aunt Gracie Mills, Irrigon, Ore.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Janet was preceded in death by her son, Travis Adams; father Joseph Albright; stepfather Art O’Dell; and uncles Royal and Paul Hovinghoff.
A celebration of life service will be held on Friday, November 2, 2018, at 1:00 p.m. at Burns Mortuary chapel, Hermiston, Oregon. A private family burial will be at Sunset Hills Cemetery, Umatilla, Oregon.
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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston, Oregon, is in care of arrangements.