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Janet K. (Hamilton) Crist

July 4, 1943 ~ November 11, 2020 (age 77)


     Janet K. Crist, 77, of Williamsport, died peacefully, Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at The Gatehouse of Divine Providence Hospital.

    Born July 4, 1943 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late George L. and Kathryn M. (Richards) Hamilton.

    She enjoyed crocheting, bingo, her cats, and flower arranging. Janet was a sweet person with a caring personality and will be greatly missed.

     Surviving are her son, Arthur P. Burdge of Renovo; a grandson, Christopher S. Downs, of Williamsport and great-grandson, Theo Downs; her siblings, George L. "Larry" Hamilton (Ann Marie) of Picture Rocks, Judy A. DelJanovan (Benjamin) of Williamsport, Richard W. Hamilton (Roxanne) of Jersey Shore, Gary L Hamilton (Terry) of Williamsport, Hazel E. Winters of Williamsport, Lindsey I. Hamilton (Theresa) of Williamsport and Lindey A. Hamilton (Ruth) of Trout Run; and several nieces and nephews.

     In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John C. Crist and her daughter, Martha L. Shaffer.

     A funeral service to honor the life of Janet will be held 7 p.m. Tuesday, November 17 at Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave. Williamsport. A visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until the time of service on Tuesday at Knight-Confer.  A graveside service will be held 1:30 p.m. Friday, November 20 at Wildwood Cemetery, Williamsport. Please meet at Wildwood office.

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November 17, 2020

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Knight-Confer Funeral Home
1914 Memorial Avenue
Williamsport, PA 17701

Funeral Service
November 17, 2020

7:00 PM
Knight-Confer Funeral Home
1914 Memorial Avenue
Williamsport, PA 17701

November 20, 2020

1:30 PM
Wildwood Cemetery
91 Wildwood Blvd.
Williamsport, Pennsylvania 17701

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