January 15, 1923 - May 28, 2016

 

Funeral services will be 2:00PM Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids for Janette Weis who died Saturday at Sterling Park Care Center in Waite Park. Chaplin James Neppl will officiate and burial will be in the Clear Lake Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to services Thursday at the funeral home in Sauk Rapids.

Janette was born in St. Cloud to Paul & Pearl (Richardson) Almer. She married Roland “Rollie” Weis on April 22, 1945 at Peace United Church of Christ in St. St. Cloud. She worked as a substitute teacher for 2 years and later worked at the Sartell and St. Cloud Post Offices for 37 years. She is a member of Peace United Church of Christ in St. Cloud and was active as the Choir director for 25 years as well as women’s fellowship for many years. She was a Girl Scout Leader for many years, a member of the Waite Park American Legion Auxiliary and a charter member of the Eagles Auxiliary. Janette was a very social person who loved being around people and family. She loved to spend time doing ceramics and oil paintings in her spare time.

Survivors include her husband of 71 years, Rollie Weis of Sartell; daughter, Sue Primus of Sartell, son in law, Jan Freier of Minnetonka; grandchildren, Melissa Widseth, Sean Primus, and Mikah Primus and 6 great grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister, Leona Flakne of Onamia and brother, Robert Almer of Denver, CO.

She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Sandi Weis-Freier, brothers, Paul Jr. and James, sister Phyllis Olson.