Janice Kay Brinkmann, age 76, of Centralia, formerly of Carlyle, passed away Friday, August 28, at her home. Funeral services for 76 year-old Janice Kay Brinkmann will be Saturday, September 5, at 11:00 a.m., in the Zieren Funeral Home in Carlyle. Burial will be in Carlyle Township Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Matthew 25 Food Pantry or the Clinton County Humane Society.
Janice was born on August 26, 1939, in Indiana, a daughter of Jessie (Swift) Burnett and Rayburn Wells. She married Robert H. Brinkmann on July 5, 1959, in Evansville, Indiana and he preceded her in death on October 22, 2001. Janice was a homemaker, and she enjoyed crocheting and quilting.
Mrs. Brinkmann is survived by her five children – Mike Brinkmann of Victoria, Texas; Jeff Brinkmann and wife Kathy of London, Ohio; Kristina Brinkmann List of Centralia; Jeni Brinkmann Jenne and husband Jason of Collierville, Tennessee; and Lori Brinkmann Worledge and husband Will of Memphis, Tennessee; her grandchildren – Ashley, Stephen, Austin, Kendalyn, Lexi, Sage, and Samuel; a great grandson – Blaine; and 2 sisters – Joyce Heimbuecher and husband Jim of Tombstone, Arizona; and Lorna Williams of Pulaski, Tennessee.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a brother – Dalton Wells.
Zieren Funeral Home
1111 Clinton Street
Carlyle, Il 62231