Janice M. Jacobsmeier

Janice M. Jacobsmeier

Janice M. Jacobsmeier


Janice M. Jacobsmeier, 80, of Monticello, Iowa, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2022, at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

Visitation will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, at Kramer Funeral Home in Monticello, where a parish vigil service will be held at 4 p.m. Visitation will continue from 10 to 11 .a.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church prior to funeral services.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 11, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Monticello. The Rev. Paul Baldwin will officiate.

Janice was born May 8, 1942, in Iowa City, Iowa the daughter of Walter and Dorothy (Michels) Tuel. She married Bernard Jacobsmeier on May 18, 1963, at Sacred Heart Church in Monticello.

She received her education from Monticello High School. She worked at Rockwell Collins after graduation until the adoption of her two children. The love of her life, Bernard, passed away on January 5, 1998. She missed him dearly and is now reunited with Bernard in heaven.

Survivors include her children, Stephen Jacobsmeier of Monticello and Michelle (Steve “Greiner Construction”) Ludwig of Worthington; grandchildren, Aaron (Shannon) Martensen of Earlville and Derick and Kaylee Ludwig of Worthington; stepgrandchildren, McKinzie (Austin) Bunning of Ankeny, Chelsea (Matt) Kenyon of Emmetsburg, Nathan (Chelsea) Cozad of North Liberty, Heather (Josh) Cigrand of Monticello and Hayley Cozad (James Kromminga) of Anamosa; 13 greatgrandchildren; siblings, Robert (Arlene) Tuel of San Bernardino, Calif., Michael Tuel of Monticello, William (Sharon) Tuel of Clarence and Connie Tuel of Monticello; and in-laws, Donna Jacobsmeier of Dubuque and John (Judy) Jacobsmeier of Cedar Falls.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bernard; siblings, Anna Soppe, Pamela Tuel and Bonnie Tuel; and in-laws, Carol Tuel, Joseph Jacobsmeier, Agnes (Jake) Nadermann and Berniece Williamson.

The family would like to thank the entire staff at Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids for their wonderful, compassionate care.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.kramerfuneral.com or send cards to Kramer Funeral Home 750 12th Ave. SW, Dyersville, IA 52040, in care of the deceased name.

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