Bernita Christine (Cook) Jansen

JANSEN, BERNITA CHRISTINE (COOK), 92, passed away Thursday November 15, 2012 peacefully, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Jefferson Co., KY to William and Doskie (Allen) Cook.

She was a homemaker and a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, a Past President and Life Member of American Legion Auxillary Unit # 220, Life Member of V.F.W. Post # 5421 Auxillary, 8/40 Salon 585, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital Auxillary volunteer with 25 years service, St. Helen Altar Society, St. Joseph's Orphans Society, St. Barnabas Golden Key Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents; five brothers; and two sisters.

Survivors include her loving husband of 67 wonderful years, George W. "Bud" Jansen Sr.; her children: Janice E. Train (David), Susan M. Watkins (Huel), George W. Jansen Jr. (Mary), and Kay M. Short (David); eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Her funeral Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, 1925 Lewiston Dr. with burial to follow in St. Michaels Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Sunday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy.

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Funeral Home

Owen Funeral Home
5317 Dixie Highway Louisville, KY 40216
(502) 447-2600

Published in The Courier-Journal from Nov. 17 to Nov. 19, 2012