Janet Jacob Schmidling
Janet Jacob Schmidling, a longtime resident of Tewksbury
Township died Monday the 9th of January at the Hunterdon County Medical Center.
Born in 1926 in Hackensack, N.J., she graduated from Hackensack High School in 1943.
Janet Jacob and John Schmidling married in 1945. In 1948 they settled in Tewksbury,
where Janet resided for the remainder of her life.
Janet loved skiing, traveling, and entertaining. She served her community as a member of
the board of Anderson House and the Tewksbury Historical Society, and held office in
these organizations. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Oldwick.
She and John raised 2 daughters, Jean Schmidling, and Jaye Schmidling Newbold. She is
also survived by 5 grandchildren, Matthew Newbold, John Newbold-Knipp, Darcy
Newbold, Katherine Levin Kelly and Michael Jacob Levin, and 5 great grand children. Her
grandchildren and great grandchildren were her delight.
Visitation will be on Saturday January 14, 2017 from 4:00PM until 6:00PM in the
Coughlin Funeral Home, 15 Academy Street Califon, NJ 07830.
A Memorial Service at Zion Lutheran Oldwick will follow on a date to be determined.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Tewksbury Historical Society 60 Water Street Lebanon, NJ 08833or to Anderson House, 532 County Rd 523, Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889 http://andersonhouse.org/donate/ or the Zion Lutheran Church in Oldwick, PO Box 41 Miller Avenue Oldwick, NJ 08858.