Jeanette "Jan" Burge
Jeanette “Jan” Burge, 72, of Springfield, died at 10:34 a.m., Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born on January 5, 1947, in Springfield, to Frances Plummer. She married Virgil Dean Burge on September 11, 1965 and he preceded her in death on October 31, 2003.
Survivors include three daughters, Christina (Christopher) Jordan of Spaulding; Shawn (Michael) Aebel of Riverton, and Amanda Burge of Springfield; 11 grandchildren, Morgan (Eric Smith) Burge, Erin (Trevor) Birdsell, Michael Dean Aebel, Devon Jordan, Ashtyn Burge, Dalton Jordan, Jesse Burge, Adam White of New York, Melessia Jordan, Brady (Stephanie) Jordan, and Blake Jordan; one great-grandchild, Parker Avery Smith; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Jan is preceded in death by her mother, Frances, and son, Brian.
Jeanette belonged to Real Life Church. She loved gardening, crafts, cooking, and baking. She worked and retired from Springfield Clinic as a receptionist.
Visitation: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m., Monday, July 29, 2019 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield and 12:00 – 1:00 p.m., Tuesday July 30, 2019 at Real Life Church.
Funeral Service: 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Real Life Church with Pastor Calvin Miller officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.