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Janice L.

Franksville – Janice L. Nelsen nee: Clauer 70, beloved wife of Richard Nelsen passed away at the Mayo Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona on Wednesday, October 7, 2009 after a long battle with a bone marrow disease.
Janice was born in South Milwaukee on November 14, 1938 to Orley and Irene Nee: Zeisse Clauer. She graduated from Union Grove High School in 1956 and received her degree from Racine Teachers College in 1958. On August 15, 1959 at St Louis Church in Caledonia she was united in marriage to Richard Nelsen, they recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Janice started her career as a school teacher and later was supervisor of accounting at Racine County Bank, retiring in May of 1984. She enjoyed working at the pumpkin farm and also enjoyed gardening, crafts, ceramics, beading, cross-stitch and spending time with her grandchildren.
Janice is survived by her husband Richard, children; Kurt of Wind Lake; Chris Lorena of Sturtevant; Kathy Dennis Brown of New Berlin; and Dan Jodi of Franksville, and
nine grandchildren. Janice is further survived by a brother Allan Mary Clauer of Columbus, Ohio, a sister Vicki Bob Niemczyk of Franksville, nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents, and nephew Justin Van Swol.

Visitation will be held on Wed. Oct 14, 2009 at the Funeral Home Chapel from 4 to 7pm with a vigil service at 6:30pm. Funeral Service will be held on Thurs. 10:00am at ST LOUIS CATHOLIC CHURCH 13207 Hwy G meet directly at the church. Interment to follow at Caledonia Memorial Park Cemetery.

If so desired memorials to the American Cancer Society greatly appreciated.

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Butch & Leanna Jensen

Our prayers and thoughts are with you and all your family at this time. She has been loved and we will always remember the joy we had knowing her.
God Bless, Butch & Leanna Jensen

John & Renee Marino

Our condolences to the whole family at this time. May Jan’s memories be forever in your heart.
Love & Prayers, John, Renee, Josh, Jacob and Julianna Marino

Judi Dandeneau

With heartfelt sympathy and prayers. “For every tear, a memory; for every memory, a smile.”
Honoring the memory of Jan, a very special person.

Joan Smerchek Blackburn

In loving memory

Dick & Sandy Paulsen

Please know that you and your family are in our hearts and thoughts during this sad time.

John Bennett

In sympathy

Jack and Joan Orth

Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. God granted you 50 years together.
In loving memory.

Ron and Bonnie Perkins

You are in our thoughts

Judie Conklin

Loving prayers are with you now and in the days to come.

Bev Germain

Kathy and Family:
My sympathy to everyone. May your loving memories remain forever in your hearts.

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