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Janet Nelson Schlitt

July 8, 1944 ~ December 26, 2017 (age 73)


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Janet Nelson Schlitt, 73, died Dec. 26, 2017 in Fairbault, Minn. She was born on July 8, 1944 in Minneapolis, Minn., the daughter of Edor and Helen (Swenson) Brostrom. She attended the University of Minnesota and recieved her bachelor’s degree in education.   She taught for a short time and was always very involved in her church. She worked as a library assistant at the Galena Public Library. In 2014 she moved to Fairbault, Minn. to be closer to family. She is survived by her children, Leif Nelson of Portland, Ore; and Karena Nelson (Chris Carey) of Evanston; four grandchildren; her siblings, David (Jacquie) Brostrom of Centennial, Colo. and Carol (Dave) McDonald of Kenyon, Minn. and numerous nieces and nephews.
Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Galena, immediately following the service.


 Service Information

Visitation
Wednesday
January 10, 2018

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Miller & Steinke Galena Chapels
235 s. Bench st.
Galena, IL 61036

Funeral Service
Wednesday
January 10, 2018

12:00 PM
Miller & Steinke Galena Chapels
235 s. Bench st.
Galena, IL 61036


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