Wilbert A. Jansen, 87, of Sun City Center, FL, born July 7, 1925, in Breese, IL, died Tuesday, August 28, 2012, at Palm Gardens Rehabilitation Center, Sun City Center, FL.
Mr. Jansen was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church, Sun City Center, FL.
Wilbert was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Mary Charlene, nee Reedy, Jansen, whom he married on December 28, 1949, and who died on September 21, 2007; a daughter, Catherine Durrer; and his parents William G. and Anna, nee Timmerman, Jansen.
Surviving are five sons and two daughters, William (Kathy) Jansen of Sarasota, FL,
David (Barb) Jansen of House Springs, MO,
Mary (Luis) Rivas of The Woodlands, TX,
Stephen Jansen of Port Charlotte, FL,
Timothy (Karen) Jansen of Columbus, OH,
Judy (Brian) Hefer of Northfield, MN,
and Greg (Kathie) Jansen of Mansfield, OH;
a son-in-law, Dennis Durrer of St. Louis, MO;
and 14 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, September 3, 2012, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral procession will leave at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, September 4, 2012, from George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, for a 10 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Belleville, IL, with Fr. Stefan Bauer officiating.
Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.