September 28, 1943 - August 9, 2021

 

 

Private services will be held at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls, MN, for Janet Tuma who passed away at her home on Monday, August 9, 2021.

Jan was born to the late Al and Lorraine (Perry) Ness on September 28, 1943, in Minneapolis. She attended and graduated from Hopkins High School in 1961. Jan married Charles Tuma on June 7, 1996, in Zimmerman. She worked as an assembly professional at Minnesota Rubber Manufacturing for many years. Jan enjoyed bowling, fishing, watching football, having time with her grandchildren, and she loved Christmas.

Jan is survived by her children, Scott Papesh of Princeton, Robin Weidner of Princeton, Kevin Papesh of Anoka, and Nicholas (Cristina) Loechler of Minneapolis; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and brother, John Ness of LaCrescent.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Charles.

A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later time.