Janet Mae Clickner, age 80, of Wisconsin Rapids, passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021 at her residence.
Services will be 1:00 P.M. on Saturday, January 30, 2021 at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Wisconsin Rapids. Rev. Matthew Bergstresser will officiate. Burial will be at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation for relatives and friends will be from 11:00 A.M. until the time of services on Saturday at the church.
Janet was born May 3, 1940 in Marshfield, WI to Walter and Frieda (Bartelt) Telschow. She married Donald Clickner on January 16, 1960 at Zion Lutheran Church in Stratford, WI. They were blessed with 61 years of marriage and four daughters.
When her daughters were growing up, Janet devoted her time to being a mother and homemaker. When her daughters reached high school age, Janet entered the workforce. She was a longtime employee of Fenander Chiropractic Office in Wisconsin Rapids and later worked at Walmart and Bethesda Thrift Shop in Wisconsin Rapids.
Janet was a faithful member of St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Wisconsin Rapids where she served on the funeral committee, participated in many bible studies, was a longtime Sunday School teacher, and was active in Women’s Ministry. She loved flower gardening, reading and putting puzzles together. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and a local book club.
Janet is survived by her husband, Donald; four daughters: RaeAnn (John) Nelson of Port Edwards, Laura (Jim) Thomay of Merrill, Jennifer (Dale) Damrau of Wisconsin Rapids, and Annette (Kurt) Wussow of Biron; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents; step-father, Carl Marquardt; brother, Eugene Telschow; and sister, Joyce Serwe.
Herman-Taylor Funeral Home, Wisconsin Rapids, is honored to be assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.hermantaylorfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be designated to St. Luke’s Lutheran Church Women’s Ministry, 2011 10th St S, Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494.
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