Janis Lynn Scott, 43, Defiance, died Wednesday evening, Sept. 26, 2012, at CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center surrounded by family and friends.
She was born April 19, 1969, in Defiance, the daughter of Ralph and Joyce Justus. She graduated from Tinora High School in 1987 and had been active in volleyball, basketball and track. She married Steven Scott on April 1, 1996, and he survives. She was employed by Service Master.
She is also survived by a sister, Julia (James) Ramon of Defiance; a brother, Jeff (Tonya) Justus of Defiance; a sister-in-law, Julie (Darren) Bok of Farmer; a brother-in-law, Tony Chehi of Bryan; four nieces and three nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Joanne Marie; and grandparents, Bill and Kathy Schwader and Ben and Matilda Justus.
There are no planned services. Private burial will be held at later date at Riverview Memory Gardens.