Janet A. Cram, 76, passed away at Clare Bridge Memory Care Unit in La Crosse, Wisconsin, on Friday, October 18, 2013.
She was born on June 19, 1937 in Pine City, Minnesota, to Hedwig "Ann" (Goergen) and Aaron "Al" Heino. Janet graduated from Good Council Academy in Mankato in 1955 and St Francis School of Nursing in 1958. She married Walter "Dan" Cram in 1959. He preceded her in death on May 27, 2010.
Janet worked as a nurse for most of her life, including 30 years at the Dorchester Health and Rehabilitation Center in Sturgeon Bay. She enjoyed her horses and riding them with the Cherryland Horsemen's Association, volunteering at the Humane Society, and cheering for the Green Bay Packers.
Survivors include her three children, Kevin (Denise Vujnovich) Cram, La Crosse, Mary Cram, Sturgeon Bay, and John (Christine Foley) Cram, Boulder, CO; one brother, John Heino; and two grandchildren, Rylan Kollberg and Jordon Cram. All of which would like to thank the many caring people of the Sterling House, Clare Bridge of La Crosse and friends in Door County for their support.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sturgeon Bay with Rev. Robert Stegmann as celebrant. Entombment will be made in St. Joseph’s Cemetery Mausoleum.
Friends may call at Huehns Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 from 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. The Rosary will be prayed at 3:45 p.m., Tuesday, at the funeral home. Visitation will continue at the church on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church or the Door County Humane Society.
Online condolences and guestbook signing may be offered at www.huehnsfuneralhome.com.