MARIE RUTH LANGE JANKE
February 19, 1925 – December 29, 2017
Marie Ruth Lange Janke of Bartlett went to be with our Lord on Friday, December 29, 2017. Marie was born in Bartlett,Texas on February 19, 1925 to Samuel Albert and Mary Wihelmine Lange. She attended the Bartlett German-English School and was a lifetime member of St. John Lutheran Church. She lived all of her life in Bartlett area on a farm and ranch where she made her life with her family.Her husband, Bill ( William R. Janke, Jr.), preceded her in death nearly 30 years ago. Marie was a resilient, kind and loving homemarker and a proud mother, grandmother, aunt, and friend to many. Marie was the last surviving sibling of nine Lange Children.
She is survived by: Sons: Ken Janke and wife Sherry Kay of Belton; Glen Janke and wife Emily of Academy, Daughter: Nancy McClaren and husband John of McGregor, Tx., Grandchildren: Spring, Carrie, Trent, William, SueAnn, Emilee, Jason, Kevin, Dennis and Cristina; grandson Dan preceded her in death. Great- Grandchildren; Hunter, Teal, Vivian, Tyler, Colby, Brook, John, William, Evelyn, Leland, Evalyn, Collin, and; Cabeb who preceded her in death. And numerous nieces and nephews.
The Family will receive family/friends at St. John Lutheran Church in Bartlett for Visitation Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 1:00 - 2:00 pm with a funeral at 2:00,burial service and fellowship immediately following. Memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church in Bartlett or to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements were made by Goodnight Funeral Home in Bartlett, Texas
- Visitation Wednesday, January 3, 2018
- Funeral Service Wednesday, January 3, 2018
MARIE RUTH LANGE JANKE
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Daughter Nancy McClaren
January 4, 2018
No words can say how much I will miss you!
SO - BREATHE FREELY, HEAR CLEARLY, & SEE PERFECTLY in that HEAVENLY HOME!
January 3, 2018
I am so sorry for your loss, but I know you will cherish those special memories. I will always remember her beautiful smile and the sound of her laughter and miss her presence always. I take comfort in knowing she is with those that have passed before her...I hope you will too!
January 2, 2018
My Deepest Sympathy to the entire family. So many wonderful memories and love for my Aunt Marie. She was a very very special lady.
December 31, 2017
So sorry to hear about Marie.
Bill, Marie, E.C. And Myrtle had so many good times together! A lot of good memories! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all!! Love you!
Steven and Lynn Perkins
Goodnight Funeral Home
December 29, 2017
Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time