Janet L. Hubbard, 52

Born: June 11, 1960

Died: Dec. 16, 2012

Janet Linn Hubbard, 52, of Mountain Home, Ark., and formerly of Niles, Mich., died at 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012 at a hospice in Mountain Home following an extended illness.

She was born on June 11, 1960 in Buchanan, Mich., to Lowell Nelson and Bonnie Netta (Rankin) Thompson, and attended Brandywine Public Schools in Niles.  She moved to Arlington, Tex., as a young woman, and to Mountain Home in 2005.  She has had a long career in manufacturing, including injection molding.

Janet enjoyed pet dogs and cats, and especially enjoyed the fellowship of friends, who remember her as being kind to all who entered her life.

She was preceded in death by her parents, “Butch” and Bonnie Thompson, and several aunts and uncles.

Surviving family includes Janet’s sister, Debbie (& Ed) Jasinski of Edwardsburg, Mich., and several cousins including Roy Thompson, Jr.

The family of Janet Hubbard will gather privately for Committal Services at Silverbrook Cemetery in Niles with the Rev. Janet VanLear of Buchanan, Mich., officiating.  Contributions in memory of Janet Hubbard may be made to Hospice at Home.  Arrangements were made at the Halbritter Funeral Home in Niles.