Jeanette I. Van Hercke
Jeanette I. Van Hercke, 81, Shawnee, died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2005, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 27, 2005, at St. Joseph Catholic Church with burial at Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee with a Rosary at 5 p.m. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church or the Asthma Foundation.
Mrs. Van Hercke was born in Kansas City, Mo. She worked for St. Joseph and East Antioch Grade School and J.C. Penney's. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Van Hercke; her parents, Dwight and Doris Hickman; a daughter, Janet Katzman; and a sister, Mary Barnett. Survivors include three sons, Robert Van Hercke and wife, Beverly, Gilbert, Ariz.; Dennis Van Hercke, Higley, Ariz.; and Jim Van Hercke and wife, Mindy, Olathe; two daughters, Susan Sime and husband, Harvey, Gardner; and Cindy Beaumont, Kingman, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, James Hickman, Spring Hill; and two sisters, Marguerite Hodge, Overland Park; and Virginia Kellerman, Shawnee.
Arrangements: Amos Family Chapel of Shawnee, (913) 631-5566.