Janice L. (Messenger) Belding, age 88 of West Milton, passed away on Wednesday, October 21, 2015. She was a member of the Church of the Transfiguration in West Milton.
Janice helped establish and was very active with the Miami County Right to Life. She also volunteered with Needy Basket and F.I.S.H. Janice was a former director for the Tipp City Players, a member of the Tipp City American Legion and she loved riding horses. Above all, Janice dedicated her life to her husband, children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and for the sanctity of human life. She is survived by her husband of 69 years: Donald Belding, children: Timothy (Jessica) Belding of CA, Daniel (Linda) Belding of Tipp City, Carol (Greg) Milam of IN, Kaycee (Warren) Conover of CO, 8 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents: John and Edith (Strauss) Messenger and brother: Robert Messenger. A Mass of Christian Burial will be said at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at the Church of the Transfiguration (972 S. Miami St., West Milton) with Fr. Eric Bowman as celebrant. Interment will follow the Mass at St. John’s Catholic Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Kindred Funeral Home (400 Union Blvd., Englewood). If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Miami ProLife Educational Life Foundation. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.KindredFuneralHome.com.