|Birth: ||Jul. 24, 1932|
|Death: ||Nov. 13, 2006|
Harrison "Jake" Janssen, 74, Roanoke, died at 10:15 a.m. on Monday (Nov. 13, 2006) at the Roanoke Apostolic Christian Home.
He was born on July 24, 1932 in Benson to Jacob and Bertha Seggerman Janssen. He married Rose Mary Bussone on June 29, 1957 in Roanoke. She survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Deborah (Don) Reilman and Cindy (Jack) Heyungs; one sister, Beth Brumfield; three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters and one nephew.
Jake graduated from the Benson schools. He then served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean conflict. Jake was a lifetime member of Roanoke American Legion Post 463.
He worked for Ulrich Manufacturing for 19 years. He then worked for Monarch Engineering in East Peoria for 19 years. He retired from McBride and Schoff in Metamora as a machinist in 1997.
Jake served on the Roanoke Zoning Board as secretary for 25 years.
Pantagraph, The (Bloomington, IL) - Wednesday, November 15, 2006
Jacob Ludwig Janssen (1898 - 1953)
Bertha Marie Seggerman Janssen (1903 - 1989)
Rose Mary Bussone Janssen (1932 - 2015)*
Baby Girl Janssen (1925 - 1925)*
Delores Ruth Janssen Whited (1928 - 1997)*
Harrison J. Janssen (1932 - 2006)
Roanoke Township Cemetery
Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Nov 27, 2006
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