Janson Phillip Nace, age 27, of Wilmington, died Sunday, July 22, 2018 as the result of an auto accident. He was born December 8, 1990 in Wilmington the son of Phillip H. and Angela Marie Reno Nace II. He attended Faith Family Church, loved his family, music and art, but especially enjoyed fishing with his Papaw. Janson's sobriety was very important to him, he had been sober for nearly 18 months and was active in Narcotics Anonymous where he was serving as Secretary. He was a 2009 Graduate of Wilmington High School where he played football. Janson is survived by his mother, Angela M. (Reno) Nace of Wilmington; father Phillip H. Nace II of Groveport; children Aria Jade, Laneya Nace, and Hayden Nace; siblings Ashley (Jacob Hanson) Coday of Batavia, Lacy (Jay Storer) Nace of Wilmington, Dawson Nace of Wilmington, Zachary Nace-Westfall of Wilmington, and Bryson Nace of Wilmington; maternal grandparents, Bonnie ( Jim) Williams of Sardinia and Mike (Debbie) Reno of Hillsboro; paternal grandmother Maryann Nace of Wilmington; companion and mother of his children Olivia Murray; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 27, 2018 at Brown Funeral Home, Wilmington. Richard Cummings and Terry “Tiny” Wogan will officiate. Burial will follow in Sugar Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. For more information, or to sign our on-line register, please visit www.arehart-brown.com or see our Facebook page, Brown Funeral Home.