Janet N. “Jan” Stewart, 83 yrs., of New Holland, passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2019 at Garden Spot Village Nursing Center, following an illness.
She was born in East Stroudsburg, Pa. on Thursday, October 3, 1935. Janet was the daughter of the late Truman O. and Alice L. (Button) Stewart.
She was a graduate of the East Stroudsburg High School, Class of 1953 and East Stroudsburg State Teachers College, Class of 1957. Jan was an educator all her life, spending time at various school districts in Pa. She also was a noted basketball and volleyball coach. After retirement from teaching, Jan started Stewart’s Driver Training School, teaching many the skills of driving.
Surviving is a son, Kirk A. Lawhead of Terre Hill, a daughter, Pamela J. Hoadley of New Holland, and a brother, Philip E. Stewart of Liverpool, NY. There are five grandchildren.
A private interment will be held at the Prospect Cemetery in East Stroudsburg, Pa. There will be no funeral home service or calling hour.
Arrangements by The Labs Funeral Home, Inc. of Honey Brook, Pa.
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