Janet Jolene Brown, 77, of Jackson, Minnesota passed away on Monday, December 30, 2019 at the Good Samaritan Society in Jackson. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. at Salem Lutheran Church in Jackson with Pastor Eunice Woodberry officiating. A visitation will take place one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
Janet Jolene (Haugland) Brown was born on Saturday, April 4, 1942 to Joe and Ethel (Eggestein) Haugland in Jackson, Minnesota. Janet grew up on a farm in Petersburg, Minnesota, and attended the local elementary school. Her family relocated to Jackson and Janet attended Jackson High School. Janet was confirmed at the Salem Lutheran Church in Jackson on June 15, 1958 and has remained a lifelong member. Janet worked as a housekeeper for many residents throughout the community. She lived in the Pines before becoming a resident of the Good Samaritan Society in 2015. Janet passed away peacefully on Monday, December 30, 2019 at the age of 77 years, 8 months and 26 days.
Janet had many hobbies, but especially enjoyed attending activities out in the community and going to the local library. She liked going out to eat with her friends and attended as many benefits she was able to. Janet loved animals and watched any movie she could find that involved animals. She was a thrifty shopper and enthusiastically scoured rummage sales to find that hidden treasure. Janet enjoyed visiting with people and always had a story to tell. Her smile was contagious and will be missed by those that were lucky enough to get to know Janet.
Janet is survived by several relatives, her best friend Robin Nelson, and numerous other friends.
Janet is preceded in death by her parents Joe and Ethel, along with several aunts and uncles.
Blessed be the memory of Janet Jolene Brown.