Janice Leitschuck

Janice Leitschuck

March 16, 1948 -October 1, 2019

Janice Leitschuck, 71, of Monroe, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019, at her home in Monroe.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Genoa, Nebraska. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday and 9-10 a.m. Monday at St. Rose of Lima Church. Burial is in the Gruetli Cemetery near Monroe, Nebraska.

Janice Leitschuck was born March 16, 1948, in Spalding, Nebraska, to Gilbert and Ethel (Johnson) Campbell. She was raised by Carl “Ollie” and Madeline Johnson on the family farm northwest of Spalding, and graduated from Spalding Academy in 1967. She attended beauty school in Omaha.

Janice married William “Bill” Leitschuck on Aug. 3, 1967, at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Spalding, Nebraska. They lived in Columbus until 1977 when they moved to Monroe. She worked at Vishay-Dale from 1976 until her retirement in 2013.

Janice is survived by her daughter, Katheryn (Dennis) Ray of Spalding, Nebraska; son Dennis (special friend Lori Johnson) Leitschuck of Albion, Nebraska; son David Leitschuck of Columbus, Nebraska; grandchildren: Brandon, Nicholas, Trevor, Amanda, Dalainee and Kadence; brother, Pat (Hong) Howay of Hortonville, Wisconsin; uncle, Bernard (Harriette) Johnson of Grand Island, Nebraska, uncle: Glenn Grimm of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; aunt, Agnes Stephan of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; sisters-in-law: Marilyn Wallick of Algona, Iowa; Pat Leitschuck of Columbus, Nebraska; and Berdina Leitschuck of Grand Island, Nebraska.

Janice was preceded in death by her husband, William (Bill) Leitschuck; brothers-in-law, Gerald and Keith Leitschuck and Loran Wallick; nephew, Steve Wallick; her mother; grandparents; aunts and uncles.

Condolences may be left at www.mckownfuneralhome.com.

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