Jeanette (Jean) Janke, 76, Lehr, ND died Wednesday evening November 14, 2012 at the Wishek Community Hospital in Wishek, ND.
Jeanette Morrish was born June 24, 1936 at Deadwood, SD, the daughter of Willliam Morrish and Minnie (Haka) Morrish. She received her elementary education in Lead, SD and moved to St. Louis, MO during her senior year graduating from Cleveland High School in St. Louis, MO later where she worked as a bookkeeper
She and Carl Zulauf were married October 27, 1956 at St. Louis, MO. They made their home in Lead, SD following the death of her husband in 1972 she continued to residein Lead, SD where she worked as a Receptionist.
She and Clifford Janke were married April 4, 1976 at Lead, SD. They moved to Lehr, ND in 1977 where she worked as a Bartender until 1980 later working as a cook until her retirement in 1998.
She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary #5969 in Deadwood, SD.
Surviving are her husband Clifford, Lehr, ND, children Kevin (Cathy) Zulauf, Bellevue, NE, Kenny (Romona) Zulauf, Alliance, NE, Chris (Kelly) Payne, Rapid City, SD, Larry (Cindy) Zulauf, Salem, NH, step-children, Wayne(Joyce) Janke, Wishek, ND, Donna Pleinis, McCook, NE, Clifford, Jr. (Roxy) Janke, Fairmont, MN, Bryon (Martha) Janke, Rockford, IL, MaryAnn (Adrian) Dewald, Wishek, ND, many grand and great grandchildren, 1 brother and 1 sister, Shirley (Bill) Barnes, Rockwall, TX, and James (Suny) Long, St. Louis, MO, 1 half brother and sister Maxine (Earl) Ehyert, Anaheim, CA, William (Linda) Morrish, Gillette, WY, and 1 step sister, Eunice (Mark) Cubelic, Gresham, OR.
She was preceded in death by her parents, step-father, first husband, 1 sister Frances and 1 step brother Charles.
Funeral service will be at 10:00 AM Monday November 19, 2012 in St. Luke Lutheran Church in Wishek, ND with Rev. Adam Roberts, pastor officiating.
Prayer Service: 7:00 PM Sunday evening November 18, 2012 at the Church in Wishek.
Burial will take place at a later date at Roubaix Cemetery, Roubaix, SD.
Visitation 1-5 at the Funeral home and before prayer service at the church.