|Janice M. Hanson
Born: September 19, 1950 Died: February 26, 2017
Janice M. Hanson, 66, of Morris, passed away early Sunday morning, February 26, 2017 at Alden Estates of Shorewood with
her family by her side.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 04, 2017 at 10:30 am at the Fruland Funeral Home, 121 W. Jefferson St. in
Morris with Pastor Jon Culver officiating. Interment will follow in West Lisbon Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 4:00
pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home.
Born September 19, 1950 in Streator, she was the daughter of John and Shirley (Michaels) Englert. She graduated from
Newark High School with the class of 1968. Janice married Walter Hanson on October 12, 1968 at the Immaculate Conception
Catholic Church in Morris. They lived most of their married life in Sheridan and Morris. She was employed for 26 years at the
She is survived by two sons, Timothy (Teri) Hanson of Valparaiso, IN and Tracy (Cheryl) Hanson of Batavia; four
grandchildren, Katie, Nick, Luke and Aidan Hanson; two brothers, David (Ann) Englert of Mazon and Mike (Lois) Englert of
Morris; two sisters, Teresa (Brian) Mathre of Newark and Connie Olson of California; several nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death was her husband Walter; her parents; two brothers, James and John Englert; three sisters, Kathy
Stafford, Mary Englert and Judy Taulbee; one sister-in–law, Emily Englert.
Janice enjoyed doing volunteer work at the Morris Hospital.
She enjoyed cooking, gardening and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society.
For more information, call the Fruland Funeral Home at 815-942-0700.