|Janice Louise (Jorstad) Eckert
Born: July 19, 1944 Died: April 29, 2017
Janice Louise(Jorstad) Eckert, 72, of Morris, passed away peacefully Saturday morning, April 29, 2017 at Park Pointe
Healthcare and Rehab Center in Morris.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 04, 2017 at 10:30 am at Friends In Christ Lutheran Church in Morris with Rev.
Mark Willig officiating. Interment will follow in Saratoga Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5:00 pm until 7:00
pm at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St. in Morris.
Born on July 19, 1944 in Morris, she was the daughter of Wesley E. and Edith B.(Stangland) Jorstad. She attended Lisbon and
Saratoga Schools. Janice was a graduate of Morris Community High School with the class of 1962. She attended nursing
training at Wesley Memorial, now Northwestern. Later, she was a bookkeeper for local organizations. She was a member of
Friends in Christ Lutheran Church. She was an avid MCHS football and Green Bay Packers fan.
She is survived by one daughter, Diane (Brian) Howard of LaGrange, GA; two sons, David (Rose) Eckert of Palatine and
Donald (Amy) Eckert of Morris; four grandchildren, Douglas Howard of Morris, Danielle (fiance’ Chris Lardi) Howard of
LaGrange, GA, Hailey Eckert and Mason Eckert both of Morris; one brother, Ken (Priscilla) Jorstad of Lisbon; one sister, Ruth
(Pat) Moran of Sun City, AZ; many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Janice was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Daniel, in infancy in 1969.
Memorials can be sent in her memory to the donor’s choice.
For more information, call the funeral home at 815-942-0700.