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Janice Ostendorf



Mrs. Janice Ostendorf of Addieville, departed this life in the Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at 12:53 A.M. She had attained the age of 69 years, 1 month and 22 days.

Janice was born in Sparta, on August 15, 1946 the daughter of Alf and Rosalie (nee Gimber) Powers. She was united in marriage to Dennis Ostendorf in Broadville, Ky., on May 1, 1964 and he survives her passing.

Mrs. Ostendorf worked as a secretary at Doelling Trucking in Addieville until her retirement. Previously she had worked as a clerk at the Addieville Post Office and as a secretary at the Addieville Grade School. She was a faithful member of the Zion United Church of Christ in Addieville. She enjoyed fishing, gardening, quilting and reading but most of all loved spending time with her family.

Left to mourn her passing is her husband Dennis of Addieville; two daughters, Denise Thompson and husband Tony of Okawville, and Sara Lebert and husband Douglas of Mascoutah; six grandchildren; a brother; a sister-in-law; and numerous nieces and nephews as well as a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Lynnie Powers.

Funeral services were held at the Campagna Funeral Home in Okawville on Friday, October 9, 2015, with Rev. Bill Groennert officiating. Interment was at the Zion Cemetery in Addieville.

Should friends desire, memorials may made to the Zion Building Fund and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home.

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