Animals Pets 13

Janet "Jan" L. Werner

June 19, 1942 ~ December 27, 2021 (age 79)


Janet L. Werner age 79 of Poplar Grove, IL died Monday December 27, 2021 at Azura Memory Care in Clinton, WI.  She was born June 19, 1942 to the late Edward and Lillian (Loukota) Abraham in Columbus, Nebraska and grew up on a farm near North Bend, Nebraska. Jan graduated from Schuyler High School in Schuyler, NE, class of 1959. She earned her bachelors degree from Midland Lutheran College in Fremont, NE, class of 1964.  Jan married Ronald R. Werner on August 21 1965 in Schuyler, NE. 

She was a High School English and Drama Teacher in Pender, NE and Westside, IA.  Jan was a volunteer at Manchester Grade School and served many years on North Boone Board of Education.  She enjoyed reading, needle point, cross stitch and caring for her cats.

She is survived by her husband, Ron Werner; her children, Mike (Laura) Werner of Huntley, IL, Cheri (Bill) Wilson and Steve Werner both of Poplar Grove, IL and Kathy (Adam) Denker of Fremont, NE, her grandchildren; Lindsay and Natalie Werner of Huntley, IL, Jessalyn Wilson of Poplar Grove, IL, Cal Wilson of Crystal Lake, IL, Trevor and Kate Denker of Fremont, NE; her sister Joan Chesley of North Bend, NE, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother Bob Abraham.

Special thanks to Beloit Regional Hospice and the staff at Azura Memory Care in Clinton for  taking such good care of Jan.

A Private Family gathering will take place this spring.  In lieu of flowers memorials may be given in Jan's name to Beloit Regional Hospice, 655 Third St. Suite 200, Beloit, WI 53511 or Azura Memory Care, 805 Sue Lane, Clinton, WI.  Please share a memory or a condolence with the Werner family on our website.

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A Private Family Gathering will take place this spring.


Beloit Regional Hospice
655 Third St. Suite 200, Beloit WI 53511

Azura Memory Care
805 Sue Lane, Clinton WI 53525

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