TUSCOLA — Janice Ok. Wetzel, 85, of Tuscola, previously of Chicago, died Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, at dwelling.
She was born July 15, 1935, in Chicago, a daughter of Margaret and Francis McElligott.
She is survived by her son, Raymond Wetzel of Crown Level, Ind.; her daughterm Rhonda Booher (Aaron) of Tolono; 4 grandsons, Brandon Booher (Shannon), Brett Booher, Brian Booher (Veronica) and Dakota Wetzel; and three great-grandchildren, Adelynn, Levi and Parker.
Jan was a extremely revered secretary for the director of the District 31 workplace of the United Steelworkers union for 30 years, retiring in 1984. She was key in organizing numerous district convention conferences and different social occasions for the union. She had a forte for planning and organizing, was a improbable prepare dinner, and all the time loved internet hosting events and household gatherings at dwelling.
She was a member of the Oak Garden Elks and the Tuscola Moose golf equipment and all the time appeared ahead to visiting with associates there.
Jan cherished spending time together with her household and all the time had them in her ideas, it doesn’t matter what. She cherished to brag about her youngsters and grandchildren and was so proud to be Gigi to 3 great-grands, with yet another on the best way.
She was a lifelong Chicago Bears fan and all the time appeared ahead to soccer season.
She can be remembered as a beneficiant, feisty and loving Mom and Grandmother, leaving us all with many nice recollections and so many tales to inform.
As her ultimate act of generosity, Jan has donated her physique to the Anatomical Reward Affiliation. No funeral service can be held.
Memorial contributions could also be made in her honor to a company of the donor’s alternative.
What Jan would like is so that you can increase a glass to her reminiscence and keep in mind, like her tattoo stated: “It’s 5 O’Clock Someplace”!
Condolences could also be supplied at hilligossshraderfh.com.