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Anderson, Janet I.

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Janet I. Anderson., 75, of Alexis died at 2:45 A.M. Monday, April 7, 2014 at Heartland Care Center, Galesburg
She was born September 5, 1938 in Monmouth, IL the daughter of Harry A. and Evalyn M. (Nelson) Carlson.  She was a lifelong resident of Alexis attending Alexis High School. Janet married Harold “Andy” Anderson in Alexis on February 17, 1974 and he died February 13, 1995.

Janet was a homemaker.

She was a member of the Alexis United Presbyterian Church and served several years on the Alexis City Board.  She enjoyed gardening, spending time with her grandchildren and family.

Survivors include her children, Julie (Dennis) Olson, Jim (Kim) Winkler, Judi (Bob) Clevenger, Jackie (Wayne) Bruns and Jill (Eddie) Perry all of Alexis, Jayne (Jack) Johnson of North Henderson and Karla (Bill) Hager of Monmouth; 19 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; brother, John M. Carlson of Alexis; sister, Helen Sims of North Henderson; numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Cremation has been accorded.  Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Alexis United Presbyterian Church.  Burial will be in Alexis Cemetery.  Friends may call Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at McGuire & Davies Funeral Home and Crematory, 1007 N G. St., Monmouth, where her family will be present from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m..  Memorials may be given to the Alexis-North Henderson Fire Department or the Alexis United Presbyterian Church.