Janet A. King, 85 of Coon Valley passed away Saturday November 9, 2019. She was born December 4, 1933 to Raymond and Agnes (Hundt) Arenz. She was the oldest of 12 children. Janet married Sylvester King Jr. on June 30, 1956. She worked for the La Crosse Garment Co., retiring after 25 years. Janet then took a part time job at Kwik Trip in Coon Valley where she enjoyed visiting and getting to know the many patrons. She always had a smile and an inquiry about your family. Janet enjoyed reading, gardening and sewing. She loved children and visiting with family and friends. Janet enjoyed taking scenic rides around the area with her husband Syl – enjoying the many sightings of wildlife. She was always ready to pack a suitcase and ride along.
Survivors include her husband her husband Sylvester King; son, Gregory (Tory); a daughter, Debra (Jon) Holen, son Bruce (Nancy) and son Kevin (Rhonda); 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; sisters Joyce Voitisek, Carol Arenz, Mary (Tom) Betthauser, Linda (Bill) WIckersheim, Diane (Ron) Garvin and Sandy Gordon; 3 brothers, Roger Arenz, Lester (Betty) Arenz and Steve (Kathy) Arenz; along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and in-laws.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and 2 brothers Ron and David Arenz.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday November 15, 2019 at the Coon Valley Lutheran Church. Rev. Julie Wollman will officiate with burial in the church cemetery. A visitation will be held on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Seland Funeral Home in Coon Valley and at the church on Friday from 10 a.m. until service time. Condolences may be given at selandsfuneralhome.com.
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