Janice Knutson

Janice Knutson

Friday, March 4th, 1949 Thursday, February 20th, 2020

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Obituary for Janice M. Knutson

Iron Mountain- Janice M. Knutson, 70, of Fence, Wis., passed away Thursday, February 20, 2020, at her daughters’ home in Iron Mountain, Mich.

She was born March 4, 1949, in Goodman, Wis., daughter of the late Howard E. and Charlotte E. (Olson) Knutson. Janice grew up in Florence, Wis., and was a graduate of Florence High School, class of 1968. She spent 30 years as a cook at the Coleman Lake Club.

Janice enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing and camping, and had taught her children how to ice fish. Most especially she enjoyed the time spent with family and friends.

Survivors include her partner of the last 25 years, Paul Crewz; one son, James (Mary) Kowalkowski, Goodman, Wis.; three daughters, Peggy (Dave Johnson) Neuens, Iron Mountain, Mich., Patty (Scott) Lieburn, Kiel, Wis., and Kathleen (Michael) Tatar-Sipple, Goodman, Wis.; two sisters, her twin-Joyce (Richard) Wolosyn, Fence, Wis., and Karla Wulf, Florence, Wis.; thirteen grandchildren, Whitlee, Montana, Hope, Navada, Austin, Sierra, Colton, Kelsey, William, Elizabeth, Madelaine, Emma and Sophie; and by one great-grandchild, Lochlynn.

In accordance with Janice’s wishes, private family services will be held.

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Kimberly Dietz

I always enjoyed seeing Janice during the summer. We had many a fun chat in the kitchen and the dining room porch. Such a lovely lady and always smiling. The Dietz family sends our sincere condolences to her family.
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We were lucky to have known you. Safe journey, John, Sally, Sandy and Maggie Carton
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Rowan Schaal

Cooky was a great friend, and co worker. I feel honored to have known her, and will always remember her great advice. I will miss her greatly. Rowan
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Brad Coursen

Janice you have touched our lives in the best way. Skyla will miss grandma Jan so much. Her memories of catching pine snakes with Jan is her most favorite.
God speed my friend.
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The Coleman lake club hi

With our deepest sympathy. We will miss Janice so much.
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