Janet Marie Walberg, age 73, of Annandale, died Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at the Howard Lake Good Samaritan Center.
Funeral services will take place Thursday, Feb. 16 at 11 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Annandale, with the Rev. Dave Nelson officiating.
There will be visitation Wednesday, Feb. 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. at Dingmann Funeral Care Chapel in Annandale; and continuing Thursday at the church, one hour prior to the service. Burial will be Friday, Feb. 17 at 2 p.m. at Woodlawn Cemetery in Annandale.
Janet’s six grandchildren will serve as casket bearers.
Arrangements are entrusted with Dingmann Funeral Care Burial & Cremation Services of Annandale. Obituary, Guestbook & Video Tribute online at www.dingmannfuneral.com.
Janet was born Aug. 13, 1943, in Backus, to Alvin and Wilhelmina (Peterson) Helmer.
She grew up in the Twin Cities, where she attended Robbinsdale High School.
In her younger years, Jan worked as a waitress for various dining establishments.
She was united in marriage to Ronald Allan Walberg Dec. 23, 1963, in Golden Valley. The couple moved to Annandale, where they raised their three children.
Janet enjoyed bird watching, listening to music, going to garage sales, and attending church services. She loved the time she was able to spend with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and all of her family.
Jan is survived by her children and their spouses: Penny and Jeremy Reeve of South Haven, Allyn and Dawn Walberg of Glen Ullin, ND, and Sandy and Darrin Krohn of Dassel; grandchildren Travis and Justin Glunz, Allie Daugherty, Ashley Olson, Zach Moen, and Allen Lauer; great-grandchildren Kailey, Bryson, Madilyn, Kalissa, Alaina, Willow and Ashton; and sister-in-law Jeanette Walberg.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alvin and Wilhelmina Helmer; husband Ronald; and brother Ronald Helmer.