Janet Y. Caples, Beloit (1935-2013)
July 26, 1935 - November 15, 2013
Janet Y. Caples, 78, of Beloit, WI, died Friday, November 15, 2013 in Beloit Memorial Hospital. She was born July 26, 1935 in Janesville, WI, the daughter of Harold and Irene (Lawrence) Willing. Janet was a 1953 graduate of Orfordville High School. She married Robert Caples on October 3, 1953 in Old Stone Church, Rockton, IL. He predeceased her on August 21, 1976. Janet was formerly employed by Beloit Daily News, retiring in 1978. She was a mother who loved to take care of her family and enjoyed cooking and gardening. Janet was a Chicago Bear fan. She was a member of the Beloit Eagles Club Auxiliary Aerie #557.
Survivors include her children: Pamela (Bud) West of Beloit, WI, Jeffrey (Val Rullo) Caples of Brodhead, WI, and Robert (Kendra Wilson) Caples of Beloit. WI; 5 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; one great-great grandson, Carter; sister, Vivian (Manny) Fernandez of Apache Junction, AZ; nieces, nephews, cousins, close friends and her dog, Jake. She was predeceased by her parents, 3 sisters: Phyllis (Norm) Ronzheimer, Delores (Howie) Grossen, Arlene (Fuzzy) Caples, infant brother, Gerald and her special companions, Yen, Corey and Emmy Lou.
The family would like to thank Dr. Gold, Dr. Leo, Beloit Memorial Hospital Staff and the Beloit Regional Hospice for the care that was given to Janet.
Funeral services will be 5:00 p.m. Sunday, November 17, 2013 in the Daley Murphy Wisch & Associates Funeral Home and Crematorium, 2355 Cranston Road, Beloit, WI, with Ruth Kolpack officiating. Visitation will be from 3:00 p.m. until the time of service Sunday in the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.daleymurphywisch.com