Janet K. Ackerman, nee Weber, 71, of Collinsville, Ill., born on July 9, 1944, in East St. Louis, Ill., passed away Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015, peacefully at her residence.
Janet was an original and ahead of her time. She was an avid reader, walker and a life long seeker.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Rose, nee Sulc, Weber; and a brother-in-law, Mick Ackerman.
Surviving are her son, Todd (Andy Gensler) Ackerman of St. Louis, Mo.; sister, Joyce Ackerman of Troy, Ill.; niece, Karen (Curtis) James; nephew, Joshua (Julie) Ackerman; great-nephews, Ian and Spencer James and Isaac Ackerman; Fidel and Rafa.
Memorials may be made to Metro East Lutheran High School, Edwardsville, Ill. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.hakassly.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015, at the Herbert A. Kassly Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill.
Funeral: Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015, at Herbert A. Kassly Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill., with her son, Todd Ackerman officiating. Interment will be in Buck Road Cemetery, Maryville, Ill.
HERBERT A. KASSLY FUNERAL HOME, LTD., Collinsville, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 28, 2015