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Janet Sue Revenew


Revenew, Janet

Funeral services for Janet Sue Revenew, 63, Lawrence will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, February 21, 2014. A viewing will be held from 9 – 10 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery. She died Sunday, February 16, 2014 at Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka.

Janet was born February 13, 1951 in Lawrence, KS the daughter of Robert and Eva Maxine (Stavros) Revenew.

She was Librarian Assistant at Watson Library at the University of Kansas until she retired.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.

She single-handedly raised her daughter and was always willing to sacrifice. She was a caring soul and was a big supporter of the Lawrence Humane Society. Everyone who knew her, knew her love for the 4th of July.

Survivors include her daughter, Stephanie Ann Moore; two grandchildren, Kyzer Lee Moore, Oliver Robert Moore; one sister, Kathy Ott; one brother, Richard Revenew and wife, Lissa; and four nieces, Sherry Thomas, Lindsay Revenew, Erin Revenew, Mette Revenew, all of Lawrence; and one nephew, Terje Revenew, Topeka.

The family will greet friends from 5 – 7:30 p.m. Thursday, February 20th at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence.

The family suggests memorials in her name to the Lawrence Humane Society and may be sent in care of the mortuary.

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  • Linda Martin says:

    My heartfelt condolences to the family. May the God of all comfort that we find @ 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 help you through this most difficult time.

  • Adonia David says:

    My sincere sympathy to Janet’s family. I had the honor of working with Janet at Watson Library and I remember her kindness to me and how her face lit up when we shared animal stories or she told me of her grandchildren. Janet had a special place in my heart and I will miss her. I wish you peace during this time.

  • Brenda Owens says:

    Janet was a kind and generous friend and co-worker. I remember her wonderful laughter and delight in trying out new recipes on us. She made the office a fun place to be and the work load lighter with her great sense of humor. She is very much missed.

  • Kathy Mead Gonzalez says:

    Janet was my close friends through Jr and Sr High school. Though we have lived miles apart she was always in my thoughts and prayers and they are now with her family. Her humor and gentleness is missed.

  • Michael Mitchell says:

    My condolences to the family. In particular, Richard, who was one of my very best friends. Janet was sweet and will be missed.
    Mike

  • Dina says:

    I worked with Janet many years ago when I was in college. She was a great boss and a wonderful person. I am very sad to see her passing and will keep her family in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Mark Edgecomb says:

    Richard, my condolences to your family. Your comfort is in my thoughts and prayers.