Shelbyville Daily Union


February 6, 2014

Patsy Irene Janke

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Patsy Irene Janke


Patsy Irene Janke 70, of Sullivan, IL, formerly of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 4:20 PM Wednesday Feb. 5, 2014 with family at her bedside in Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Care Center in Coles County, IL.

Patsy was born June 15, 1943 in Shelby County, IL the daughter of Leland Addison and Mildred L. (Gaddis) Green.

She married Lehman Davis in 1961 and he passed away in1974. She married Ora Janke in 1991 and he passed away in 2010.

Patsy was a graduate of Findlay High School in the Class of 1961, and attended Sparks Business College in Shelbyville.

Patsy was employed for many years at Shelby County Community Services in Shelbyville.

Surviving are children: Richard W. (Jeri) Davis of Sullivan, IL, R. Dale (Lora) Davis of Sullivan, IL and Ronald L. (Brandy) Davis of Shelbyville; nine grandchildren; four great grandchildren; brothers Richard C. (Vicki) Green of Herrick, IL and Larry W. Green of Herrick, IL.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands Lehman Davis and Ora Janke, sister-in-law Dotti Green and aunts: Evelyn Rauch and Ruth Cochran.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday Feb. 9, 2014 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville. Rev. Kevin Ray will officiate. Visitation will be from 12:00 noon until service time on Sunday in the funeral home. The family requests casual attire. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville. Memorials may be made in Patsy’s memory to the activity fund of Shelby County Services.

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