Jeanette Mary Below, age 90, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Sienna Crest, Oregon, WI.
She was born on Nov. 15, 1927, in the Town of Lebanon, Wis., the daughter of Leonard and Anna (Hogan) Loughrin. Jeanette graduated from Little Wolf High School in Manawa, Wis. She was a longtime member at Holy Mother of Consolation Catholic Church in Oregon and retired from Wisconsin School for Girls.
Jeanette is survived by her children, Joanne (Richard) Schroeder, Mark (Carol) Below, Susan (John) Black, John (Debra) Below, Leonard (Cheryl) Below, and Judith Below; 19 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; and sisters-in-law, Dorothy Nielsen, Marion Schneider, Ann Behnke and Barb Loughrin. She was preceded in death by Ellsworth, her husband of 63 years; infant son, James; daughter, Jeanne Ferchoff; parents; brothers, Don, Mike, Bob, Tom, and sisters, Dorothy and Betty, and their spouses.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Mother Of Consolation Catholic Church, 651 North Main St., Oregon, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018 with Father Gary Wankerl presiding. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the church from 9 a.m. until the time of the Mass on Wednesday. Online condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com. Gunderson Oregon Funeral & Cremation Care is assisting the family.