Janet Weakman, 84, of Forrest, passed away 9:20 p.m. Monday (Nov. 6, 2017) at Accolade Health Care, Pontiac.
Visitation will be 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Calvert & Martin Funeral Home, Forrest. Her funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Corinne Blissard officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, rural Wing. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation.
Janet was born Nov. 7, 1932, in rural Chatsworth, the daughter of Lester and Myrtle Shockey Elbert. She married Earl Weakman on Nov. 25, 1978. He passed away May 17, 2007.
She is survived by her children, Teresa “Terry” (Mark) Henry, The Villages, Fla.; Steve (Kathy) Barnes, Wing; Kris (Dave) Wenger, Bloomington; and Marci (Dino) Monterastelli, Pontiac; her grandchildren, Eric (Kimberly) Henry; Amber (Martin) Brady; Lea (Shane) Voyles; Michael Mann; Johnny, Laura and Al; Jennifer (Craig) Braaten; Bryant (Dolores) Fisher; Andrew Fisher; Faithe Wenger; and McKay Wenger; four stepchildren through Earl, Pat, Johnny, Karen and Sheila; 16 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother-in-law, John Nance, Forrest; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and two sisters, Rosemary Maurer and Lois Nance.
Janet was born, raised and educated in the Forrest area. She worked at Trainor Grain for many years. She enjoyed gardening, embroidering and her cats. Janet had a great sense of humor and liked to have fun. Most of all, she loved her family and spending time with them.
She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Forrest.
This obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to the family at calvertmemorial.com.