unknown - December 14, 2012
Janet Doust Dew passed away Dec. 14, 2012, at JML Care Center in Falmouth, MA. Born July 7, 1924 in Syracuse, NY, she is predeceased by her parents, Dr. Brewster C. and Ruth Power Doust and her late husband of 48 years, Bruce Jarvis Dew of Fayetteville.
Janet graduated from Syracuse University where she was a member of Pi Beta Phi. She was an interior decorator at E.W. Edwards and Son in Syracuse. She spent the last seven years living in Falmouth, MA at Dillingham Place. Janet was a very artistic person. She enjoyed creating beautiful needlework. She loved reading and the movies.
Survivors include her daughters, Deborah (Charles E.) Eastman of Falmouth, MA, Stephanie (Ernest S.) Staltare of Falmouth, MA; a son, Bruce (Lynn) Dew of Manlius; and six grandchildren.
Private services and burial will be held at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Canastota. Open reception: 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 4 at the home of Bruce and Lynn Dew, 4886 Edgeworth Drive, Manlius, for those wishing to raise a toast in memory of Janet.
For guestbook, please visit scheppfamily.com. Contributions: may be made to Lungevity Foundation, 435 North Lasalle St., Suite 310, Chicago, IL 60654 or Dogs for Deaf and Disabled Americans, P.O. Box 213, West Boylston, MA 01583.