James Chaney, Sr., Janesville, WI (1933-2013)
November 9, 1933 - October 30, 2013
James Chaney, Sr., of Janesville, passed away at home surrounded by family on Oct. 30, 2013. James was born Nov. 9, 1933, to Melvin and Mattie Chaney in Decatur, IL. James served in the Army prior to marrying the love of his life, Sandra (Colbeck) Chaney on March 17, 1956.
James has three children: Rosemary (Steve) Rittenhouse, Katherine Eldred and James (Regina) Chaney; seven grandchildren: Jason Rittenhouse, Brandon (Leah) Rittenhouse, Shane (Melody) Rittenhouse, Benjamin Chaney, Kimberly Chaney, Rebecca (Martin) Neil, and Tom Murray; three step-grandchildren: Ashley (Tim) Burrus, Ryan Young, and Jared Young; several great-grandchildren: Gage Rittenhouse, Samantha Rittenhouse, Ethan Rittenhouse, Alyssa Rittenhouse, Danica Rittenhouse, Jennah Daer, Paytin Chaney, Maleah, Mallory and Mya Neil; two step-great-grandchildren, MiKayla and Addisyn Burrus; one great-great-grandson, Xaiden Rittenhouse. James was preceded into eternal life by his wife, Sandra; daughter, Katherine; his parents; brother; sister; and step grandson, Tyler Clint.
Per family wishes there will be no visitation or funeral.
The Chaney family would like to express our sincere gratitude to Beloit Regional Hospice for their help and support.
HENKE-CLARSON FUNERAL HOME is assisting the family.