Janis Flickner, 90, passed away on October 31st, 2022, in Landsdale, Pennsylvania. Born in Bessie, Oklahoma she was the daughter of the late Menno Kliewer and Selma (Schmidt) Kliewer. She was predeceased by her husband, Carl Flickner, and her daughter, Cindy Michaels.
Janis graduated from Oklahoma Bible Academy High School and then continued her education at Grace Bible Institute in Omaha, Nebraska. She supported her first husband, Norman Schmidt in pastoral ministry for thirty-four years until his passing in 1988. She provided a home full of love, security, and comfort for her family and friends. She was a mentor, gardener, seamstress, and talented musician, who enjoyed traveling, reading, and making greeting cards.
Janis will be missed by her children, Steven Schmidt (Kate), Stanly Schmidt (Kristin), Kathy Jenkins (Gary), Cary Schulte (Tim), Philip Schmidt (Pamela), and Gene Schmidt (Jocelyn); her step-children, Brian Flickner (Joyce), Marcia Borgesian (Eric), and Judy Flickner; her grandchildren, Dan Schmidt, Brian Schmidt, Cori Rittenhouse, Josh Schmidt, Cara Sharp, Cary Burnett, Jessie Ridge, Jermiah Schmidt, Loren Schmidt, Elianna Jenkins, Ben Michaels, Andrea Guion, Josiah Michaels, Michael Schulte, Philip Schulte, Casey Schmidt, Austin Schmidt, Justus Schmidt, and Jaringo Buechel. Janis will also be missed by her four step-grandsons, her many great-grandchildren, and her brother, Richard Kliewer (Judy).
You are invited to visit Janis’s friends and family on Monday, November 7th, 2022, for a viewing from 10:00 ~ 11:00 AM followed by a service from 11:00 ~ 12:00 PM at East Swamp Church located at 2405 E. Swamp Rd, Quakertown, PA, 18951 . Interment will follow at East Swamp Cemetery. All are invited to join the family for a luncheon following the burial at East Swamp Church. All arrangements are made by Naugle Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ltd. 135 W. Pumping Station Road, Quakertown, PA, 18951 . ( 215-536-3343 ).