Janice L. Larson, Rockford, IL/formerly of Clinton, WI (1938-2014)
December 19, 1938- April 16, 2014
Janice L. Larson, age 75, of Rockford, and formerly of Clinton, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Fairview Nursing Plaza in Rockford. Janice was born Dec. 19, 1938, to the late Theodore and Arlene (Peterson) Larson in Beloit. She graduated from Clinton High School, class of 1956, and also graduated from Columbia College of Nursing, Milwaukee, WI. Janice was a registered nurse and worked for many years in private nursing in Chicago, until her retirement. She traveled extensively over the years and was a member of Jefferson Prairie Lutheran Church.
Janice is survived by her sister, Lois Elaine (Edwin C. Zoll) Smith-Zoll; and many nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her brother in law, Dr. Harold Eugene Smith of Vancouver, WA.
The family would like to thank Pastor Thomas G. Groth and staff, Dr. Mukesh Patel and staff, the staff at Fairview Nursing Plaza, especially Bernadette & Michele and Unity Hospice of Western Illinois, especially Tim Welk, R.N.
Janice's Funeral Service will be 11 a.m. on Thursday April 24, 2014, at JEFFERSON PRAIRIE LUTHERAN CHURCH, 23184 Bergen Road, Poplar Grove, IL, 61065 with Pastor Thomas G. Groth officiating. Friends will be received on Thursday at Church from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will follow in the Jefferson Prairie West Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Jefferson Prairie Lutheran Church. Please share a memory or a condolence with her family on our website.
BRIAN G. MARK, Funeral Homes
504 Milwaukee Road, Clinton 608-362-2000