Janet Elizabeth Covert

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Janet Elizabeth Covert

August 04, 1956 - August 06, 2018

Janet Elizabeth Covert, 62, of New Castle went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, at Shadyside Hospital in Pittsburgh.
She was born on Aug. 4, 1956, to the late Dr. and Mrs. F. Dickson Marshall.
She was a graduate of Union High School and Moody Bible Institute.
She was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church of New Castle, where she sang in praise teams, choir and several musicals.
She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Tom Covert; her loving sons, the Rev. Philip (Sarah) Covert of Nashville, Tennessee, Josh (Kira) Covert of New Castle and Tim Covert of New Castle; her grandchildren, Knox, Haddon, Hudson, Keller, Aurora, Annabelle, Aubrey and Zaira; and her siblings, Jerry (Jan) Marshall of Palm Beach Shores, Florida, Tom (Shelly) Marshall of Falls Church, Virginia, Tim (Yumi) Marshall of Erie and Katie Marshall of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
She worked at First Wesleyan Methodist, City Rescue Mission and Shenango on the Green.
She was lovingly known as wife, mom, sister, Mimo (Me-Mo), Ragamuffin and friend.
Janet's faith in Christ was the foundation of her life, evident in her beautiful voice which was shared with many. Through the years, she led children choirs, bell choirs and a youth worship team.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dr. F. Dickson and Phyllis Marshall; and a grandchild.
There will be a time of visitation from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church of New Castle.
There will be a Celebration of Life service at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at First Baptist, as well.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks you to consider making a donation to offset funeral expenses. Simply go to https://www.gofundme.com/janet-covert-funeral-amp-medical.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory Inc., 2429 Wilmington Road, New Castle, where online condolences may be offered to the family by visiting www.cunninghamfh.com.
Published on August 7, 2018
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984 West Maitland Lane, New Castle, PA, USA

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984 West Maitland Lane, New Castle, PA, USA

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