Janet E. (Mosch) Orris-Zamule

August 31, 1938 ~ January 2, 2019 (age 80)

Janet E. Orris-Zamule, 80, passed away peacefully January 2, 2019.  Born in Mount Pleasant, PA to the late John T. and Mildred (Wilson) Mosch, she spent most of her life in Pittsburgh. She earned a bachelors degree from Penn State University and worked at Columbia Gas for many years.

Janet was a proud, 26-year survivor of a kidney transplant given by her sister, and urges everyone to please be organ donors. She was also an avid bowler, even appearing on tv several times.

She is survived by her son, Mark (Jill) Orris; step-children, John and Paul Zamule and Carol (Dale) Polanosky; granddaughters, Wendy, Lauren and Alexandria; brother, John Mosch, Jr.; and sisters, Alice Floyd and Johanna Slone. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert, and sister-in-law, Teresa.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at Faith Lutheran Church, 2726 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44333 from 10:00 to 11:00 am with a memorial service at 11:00 am, Pastor Jean Hansen officiating. If desired, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the PKD Foundation at

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