Janis Arlene Peery age 68 of Columbus and formerly of the Martel area, passed away Monday morning, July 25th, 2016 in Mount Carmel East, Columbus. Janis was born December 15th, 1947 in Marion as the daughter of the late Clarence and Evelyn (Clutter) Peery. She was a graduate of River Valley High School and Ohio Northern University. She was employed as an accountant for the Ohio (AAA) Auto Association for over 40 years. Janis enjoyed traveling and had seen many places in the world including Hawaii and Tahiti. She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law Paul & Yuriko Peery of Bowling Green. No services are planned at this time. Interment will take place in Caledonia Cemetery following her cremation. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association.