She was born on January 18, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Otto and Jeanette (Kajder) Lesmeister.
Janet enjoyed bowling, playing cards, crossword puzzles and also trying her luck with scratch-off lottery tickets but most of all she loved animals especially her cats and dogs.
Janet is survived by her husband, Raymond of the home; her children, Melissa Baine and husband Bob, and Mark Franklin and wife Megan; four stepchildren, Pam Rogel and husband John, Carl Millraney and wife Nancy, JoVonne Noirfalise and husband Lloyd, and Kristy Lambrakis and husband Nick; and many grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by all those who knew and loved her.
Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 5, 2015, at Cabool Cemetery with Father Augustine Nourduswami officiating. Interment was in Cabool Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.