Janice Winter

Winter, Janice M. (Dohn)
Jan 25, 1937 - Mar 24, 2013

Loving wife, mother and grandmother passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family.She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Evelyn; sister, Carolyn Garlock; former husband, Wendell Hansen; and son-in-law, Geary Hartkoorn. Jan graduated from Westside High School in 1955, and attended Midland Lutheran College where she obtained a teaching certificate. Jan was a school teacher, worked at Mutual of Omaha and at OPS in the transportation department. Jan retired in 2002 and volunteered at Immanuel Hospital for several years. Jan enjoyed golf, experienced the thrill of a "hole in one", traveled extensively and was an avid reader. In 1958 Jan married Wendell Hansen, and had four children, Lynne, Jayne, Amy and James. Jan married Richard Winter in 1981. Left to honor her memory are her husband, Richard Winter; her four children, Lynne Hansen-Hartkoorn of Denver, CO, Jayne Hansen-Lipps (Thomas) of Algona, IA, Amy Eurich (Tim) of Gretna NE, and James Hansen of Denver, CO; seven grandchildren, Paige Hartkoorn, Kirsten and Samuel Lipps, Megan and Lauren Eurich, Noah and Austin Winter; stepson, Kurt Winter (Alex); stepdaughter, Lori Winter-Aksentowitz (Joe); brothers, Frank Dohn (Irene) and Thomas Dohn (Marsha); as well as several nieces and nephews.
A CELEBRATION OF JAN'S LIFE will be held Friday at 10:30am at Countryside Community Church, 8787 Pacific Street, Omaha, Nebraska. In lieu of flowers, memorials suggested to The 12 Step House, 7306 Grant Street, Omaha NE 68134. JOHN A. GENTLEMAN MORTUARIES
1010 North 72nd St. 402-391-1664

Published in Omaha World-Herald from Mar. 25 to Mar. 28, 2013