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Jeannette A. Henke

April 22, 1935 - April 23, 2016

A private celebration of Jeannette’s life will be held at a later date.

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violetsJeannette A. Henke, 81, of Staunton, IL died Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Lewis Memorial Christian Village in Springfield, IL.  She was born April 22, 1935 in Staunton, IL to Walter Berkel and Bonitia Karm Berkel.

Jeannette was a hairdresser for 40 years, owning Jay’s Beauty Shop in Staunton.  She also worked for 10 years at the Telephone Co. in Seattle, WA.  At age 65, Jeannette graduated with an Associate’s Degree from Lewis & Clark Community College in Godfrey.  She was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Staunton and a member of BSF Bible Study.  She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, sewing, and growing flowers and plants.

She is preceded in death by her parents.  Survivors include:  her children; Robbin (Tom) Killam of Rochester, IL, Win “JR” Boulch of Kalispel, MT, Roger (Sarah) Boulch of Kalispel, MT, her siblings; Tootsie (Ray) Murray of Colonia, NJ, Don (Dood) Dubbledee of Walla Walla, WA, her grandchildren; Brad (Leigh) Killam, of Greensboro, NC, Rachel (Jordan) Babb of Bloomington, IL, Chris Boulch of Kalispel, MT, Brandon Burnett of Aberdeen, WA, 6 great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and may wonderful dear friends that loved and cared for her.

A private celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Memorials may go to St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Staunton, IL.

 

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