Janel A. Wilson, 34, of New Britain, Conn., departed from her earthly life on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at The Hospital of Central Connecticut with her family at her side. Cherished daughter of Sheila Osborn and John Wilson; she was born and resided in New Britain her entire life. She attended local schools and graduated from New Britain High School. After high school, she enrolled in Central Connecticut State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in education. Janel was an avid reader and had a strong passion for teaching and nurturing. Janel held a special place in her heart for behaviorally challenged students and they held her closer to theirs.
Janel leaves to cherish her memory, beloved mother, Sheila Osborn, father, John Wilson, brothers, Terrell Wilson and Orrin Osborn, sisters, Mary Wilson, Orneshia Osborn and Dominique Osborn, sister-in-law, Raycean Wright-Osborn, nephews, Saafir, Shakur, Jusiah, Jamir, Jazarre, nieces, Shaila, Serenity, Azyriah(Lola), Mylah, goddaughter, Ja’Nya, significant other, Miquade Jones, her “furry” friend, Smokey Santana and a host of relatives. Predeceased by her step-father, Orrin “Peter” Osborn.
Funeral Services are Saturday, June 30, 2018, at First Church of Christ Congregational, 830 Corbin Ave., New Britain, CT 06052; calling hours at 10 a.m. and services at 11:00 a.m.