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Janet K (Donath) Olson

November 25, 1951 ~ May 4, 2022 (age 70)


Janet K. Olson nee: Donath age 71 of Glen Ellyn and formerly of Lincoln, IL. She is the beloved wife of Marion for 50 years. Devoted mother of Matthew (Jenny) & Karyn (Israel) Burkholder. Loving grandmother of Nailani & Ryan Burkholder. Fond daughter of the late Gene & the late Joanne Donath. Dear sister of Steve (Susan) Donath& special aunt to Calley Donath – Beardsley (Joshua Beardsley), Thomas (Shannon) Olson & David (Allison) Olson.

Janet supported Matthew and Karyn in all their many scholastic programs as well as soccer, track, gymnastics, and cheerleading adventures.

From Janet’s first job after college, she and a select group of ladies have been gathering for over forty years to share life’s many joys and sorrows.  Janet worked with DuPage Medical Group for 35 years in a variety of assignments with her last position as a member of the billing group when she retired. She enjoyed fine dining stage shows, musicals, and plays.

A gathering will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 10:00 AM followed by Mass at 11:00 AM at St. Petronille Church, 420 Glenwood Ave, Glen Ellyn. Luncheon following Mass in the Parish Life Center adjacent to the church.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to St. Judes Hospital



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Memorial Gathering
May 28, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Petronille Catholic Church (Glenwood Ave)

Funeral Mass
May 28, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Petronille Catholic Church (Glenwood Ave)

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