Florence G. Jansen, age 88, of Germantown, passed away Friday, January 16 at Breese Nursing Home. A Funeral Mass of Christian Burial for 88 year old Florence G. Jansen will be Monday, January 19 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown. Burial will be in St. Boniface Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. and again Monday from 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. at the Moss Funeral Home in Germantown. Memorials are suggested to the Celtic Hospice, Breese Nursing Home Activity Fund, or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Mrs. Jansen was born March 16, 1926 in Breese, IL to Joseph and Gertrude (Winter) Kohrmann; they preceded her in death.
She married Richard B. Jansen on June 13, 1950 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Germantown; he preceded her in death on November 25, 1995.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her sisters, Lorraine Linnemann and Marilyn Beckmann; a sister-in-law, Diane Kohrmann; brothers-in-law, Raymond “Bucky” Boeckmann, Edward “Artie” Thoele, and Cletus “Skeets” Holtmann; and sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Sr. Dolores Marie Jansen, MM, Marcella “Sally” and Toby Nagel, Mary Ann Jansen, Gerald “Jerry” and Margaret Jansen, Helen and John Henken, Thomas Jansen, Dorothy and Ken Perry, Fr. James Jansen, Anthony Jansen, and Paul Jansen.
Surviving are her siblings, Robert (Clara) Kohrmann of Albers, Mildred Boeckmann, Mary Jane Thoele, Marcella “Sally” (Sep) Brueggemann, Roger Kohrmann, Carolyn Holtmann, Joseph Kohrmann, Jr., and JoAnn (Jim) Haake all of Germantown; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Alfred “Pete” Linnemann of Germantown and Virgil Beckmann of Germantown, Lorinda Jansen of Germantown, Marjorie Jansen of Bartelso, and Mary Ann Jansen of Freeburg; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Florence retired after 42 years from the sewing department at Wee Walker Shoe Co. in Carlyle and was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church and Altar Sodality. She enjoyed quilting, playing bingo, and spending time with family.
Moss Funeral Home
600 Railroad Street
Germantown, IL 62245