Janice Lynne Skinner

January 27, 1957 ~ October 14, 2021 (age 64)


Janice L. Skinner, age 64, of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, passed away on October 14, 2021, in Pataskala, Ohio.   

She was born to her late parents, Phil J. Weimar, Jr. and Mary Frances Weimar, on January 27, 1957, in Memphis, Tennessee.  

She graduated from Kingsbury High School in 1975. She went on to attend college at Union University, in Jackson, Tennessee for one year, and later studied Social Work at The Ohio State University, in Columbus, Ohio, where she completed two years of education.  

Janice met her husband, Clifford L. Skinner, in 1976. They were married on November 18, 1978, in Columbus, Ohio. Together they gave birth to and raised eleven children. 

Janice devoted her life to her family and was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, and aunt. Her children and grandchildren were the joy of her life, and she was proud of each one of them. She was a friend to many and loved everyone she knew.  

Janice was a longtime member of Sharon Woods Baptist Church, and a longtime member of Reynoldsburg Baptist Church thereafter. Janice loved her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, with all her heart, placed her faith in Him, and is now in heaven with Him.  

Janice is survived by her husband, Clifford L. Skinner; eleven children, Daniel J. (Melissa) Skinner, Andrew D. Skinner, Jessica S. (Paul) Cameron, Matthew J. (Jessica) Skinner, Elizabeth S. (Brad) Guiniling, Jonathan M. Skinner, Lydia S. Skinner, Caleb M. Skinner, Bethany S. (Jon) Vaflor, Stephen J. Skinner, and Mariah S. Skinner; twelve grandchildren, Aleah, Kalyse, Ethney, Libby, Emma, Arora, Lana, Jaxon, Eppie, Joseph, Micah, and Benaiah; brothers, Gary M. (Debby) Weimar, Glenn D. (Tina) Weimar, and Stephen D. (Cindy) Weimar; nieces, nephews, and paternal aunts, uncles, and cousins.  

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, parents, maternal aunt, maternal uncle, maternal cousins, two paternal uncles, and a paternal aunt.  

The family has entrusted Cotner Funeral Home with the arrangements. Her visitation and viewing will take place on October 22, 2021, from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm (masks required), and from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm (masks optional) at Reynoldsburg Baptist Church, 887 Rosehill Road, Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068. Her funeral service will take place on October 23, 2021, at 10:00 am at Reynoldsburg Baptist Church, which will include a mask required seating area and a mask optional seating area. Interment to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

Please visit to send messages of support to her family. Flowers may be sent to Reynoldsburg Baptist Church to be delivered on October 22, 2021, at 12:30 pm or thereafter. The funeral service will be broadcast online via livestream using this link:


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October 22, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reynoldsburg Baptist Church (Rosehill Road, Reynoldsburg, Ohio)

Funeral Service
October 23, 2021

10:00 AM
Reynoldsburg Baptist Church (Rosehill Road, Reynoldsburg, Ohio)

Video is available for this event

Graveside Service
October 23, 2021

12:00 PM
Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens

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