|Birth: ||Jun. 16, 1939|
|Death: ||Apr. 13, 2012|
Costin Funeral Home
April 16, 2012
Janet Elaine (Nelson) Halverson Atkins, 72, Martinsville, passed away at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 13, 2012 at the IU Health & Hospice House in Bloomington.
She was born on Friday, June 16, 1939 in North Henderson, Illinois, to the late Harold Nelson and Louise (Larson) Nelson Callison.
On June 3, 1961 she married Jack R. Halverson and he passed away on July 13, 2002. She later married Darwin "Doc" Atkins in February 4, 2010 and he survives.
Janet was a 1957 graduate of Galesburg High School in Galesburg, Illinois, and attended Western Illinois University. She retired from Nature's Way in Bloomington where she was a secretary. Prior she worked for the newspaper in Crown Point, Indiana. Janet was a member of the First Church of The Nazarene in Martinsville.
Other survivors are daughters, Diana Woods and husband Charles and Debra Fox and husband Christopher, Sr. all of Martinsville; brother, Richard Nelson of Sherman, Illinois; grandchildren, Jason Fox, Jennifer Fox, Christopher Fox, Jr. and Nicholas Fox.
Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 20, 2012 at the First Church of The Nazarene, 1609 John Wooden Drive, Martinsville, Indiana, 46151, with Pastor Allen Southerland officiating. Visitation will be prior to the services starting at 11:00 a.m.
Burial will be at New South Park Cemetery in Martinsville.
New South Park Cemetery
Created by: Ted Butler
Record added: Apr 15, 2012
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