Janet L. Jones
Janet L. Jones, 64, of Springfield, died at 4:19 pm on Tuesday April 21, 2015 at her home. She was born December 1, 1950 in Decatur, Illinois to Robert and Lois Schmitt Heuser. She married Duane G. Jones on March 23, 1973, and he preceded her in death on May 7, 2010.
Survivors include her daughter, Jackie (Jason) Chasten of Springfield; one brother, Richard (Madolyn) Heuser of Fremont, CA; two nephews; two great nephews; her dog, Nibbles and several cousins
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and her dog, Josie.
Janet volunteered with Braveheart Therapeutic Riding Center and Friends of Sangamon County Animal Control, where she served as Treasurer. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles, reading and playing volleyball. She formerly enjoyed riding and showing horses. Janet worked for the Illinois State Police for many years retiring in 2002.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Friday, May 1, 2015 at Staab Funeral Home with Pastor Mark Gifford officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.