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Obituary for Janice R. Kendall


Janice R. Kendall, 90, of La Crosse passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at her home. She was born on April 24, 1924 in La Crosse to Joseph and Dollie (Applebee) Sauerer. Janice was baptized at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. She graduated from Logan High School in June of 1947. In July of 1947 she married Leo P. Kendall. He preceded her in death on Sept. 25, 2002. They had two sons, Joseph C. and Walter L. Janice was a homemaker most of her life. She is survived by her two sons, Joseph C. (Ruth) Kendall of Sparta and Walter L. (Pam) Kendall of Onalaska; five grandchildren, Timothy Kendall, Andrea (Nate) Hahm, Amy (Juan) Martinez, Philip (Kristi) Kendall and Eric Shawgo; twelve great-grandchildren; sister, Gloria Sather, nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Janice was preceded in death my her parents; husband, Leo; four sister-in-laws; and four brother-in-laws. A private family grave side service will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery. Father Brian D. Konopa will officiate. The Jandt-Fredrickson Funeral Homes and crematory, Woodruff Chapel, La Crosse is assisting the family. Online condolences may be sent at www.jandtfredrickson.com.