April 19, 1972 - February 24, 2016


Memorial Services will be 1:00 p.m. Monday, February 29, 2016 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Eden Valley for Jane M. Jansen, age 43, who passed away Wednesday at CentraCare Health in Paynesville. Rev. Julius Boeckerman will officiate. Visitation will be two hours prior to the service Monday at the funeral home.

Jane Marie Jansen was born April 19, 1972 in Paynesville to William and Lei Lani (Hecker) Jansen. She attended high school in Eden Valley, moved to California for 18 years, and moved back to Eden Valley for the past 7 years. Jane worked as a Dental Lab Manager in San Francisco, CA. She enjoyed traveling especially to Hawaii, cooking, going out to eat, and playing sports and other activities. Jane volunteered at the nursing home in Cold Spring and had a very special bond with the elderly. She was feisty, courageous, kind hearted, passionate, witty, intelligent, strong willed, outspoken, honest and free spirited.

Survivors include her parents, William and Lei Lani of Paynesville; brother and sisters, Tom (Dawn) of Manannah, Karen (Brad) Buschette of River Falls, WI, Ann (Joel) McCann of Litchfield, and Susie (Jim) Anderson of Eden Valley; special friends, Dave and Alice Hiltner and family of Regal; and 10 nieces and nephews. Jane was preceded in death by her grandparents.

Memorials are preferred.