Jeanette B. Kannapel, 88, passed away on Wednesday, February 5th at her home in New Albany surrounded by family and friends. She was the former Jeanette Sajnovsky and was born in Campbell, Ohio, on November 12, 1931 but moved to New Albany in 1955 after her marriage to the late William B Kannapel Sr.
She was a retired Registered Nurse and spent her career caring for others while she worked in Acute Care, Long Term Care as well as the Floyd County Health Dept. Jeanette’s faith was very important to her and she was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church where she was very active.
She was preceded in death by her husband: William B. Kannapel Sr., her parents: John and Mary Ann Sajnovsky, and her brother: John Sajnovsky.
Her son: William B. Kannapel Jr. (Rhonda), Chesterfield, MO
Her daughter: Jennifer Hamm, New Albany, IN
Her brother: Robert Sajnovsky (Cynthia B.), Guam
Her sister: Mary Ann Jenkins, Youngstown, OH
7 Grandchildren and 1 great grandchild
as well as many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Jeanette was blessed with the love and support from many special people during her illness including caregivers, friends and relatives. The family would like to extend a special thanks to those individuals.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, February 11th at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 1752 Scheller Ln. Burial following immediately at Holy Trinity Cemetery. Visitation will be at the Market Street Chapel of Naville & Seabrook Funeral Homes: 1119 E. Market St. from: 4– 8 PM Monday, February 10th.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be given to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in New Albany or Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance, https://ocrahope.orhttps://ocrahope.org/get-involved/ways-to-give/g/get-involved/ways-to-give/
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