Doris Mary Jancoski, age 78 passed away on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at Luther Hospital, Eau Claire WI. after a long struggle with congestive heart failure and pulmonary fibrosis.
Doris was born February 7, 1936 the daughter of Howard and Mary (Ford) Malean.
Doris attended school in Knapp and later worked at Doboy Plastics in New Richmond, WI. On June 13th of 1959 Doris married the love of her life Arthur Richard Jancoski and lived in Glenwood City where they raised 4 children Mike, Scott, Gary & MaryJo. Doris enjoyed being a homemaker and doing embroidery, making pillows and had a green thumb for growing African Violets. She loved attending local craft shows, playing bingo at the Senior Citizens Center and going to the casino on her birthday every year. She enjoyed being a member of the United Methodist Women and the United Methodist Church in Glenwood City, WI.
In 1991 her husband Arthur retired and they moved up to their cabin by Lower McKenzie Lake, in Spooner WI. They resided at their cabin for 10 years and enjoyed spending their time golfing in the summer time and snowmobiling during the winter months. After some health issues occurred Doris & Arthur returned to their home in Glenwood City to be closer to their children.
Doris had three grandchildren Brady, Taylor, and Jenna whom she adored very much and loved spending time with them. Doris enjoyed traveling with her family, one of her favorite trips was to the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN.
Doris is preceded in death by her parents, Howard Malean, Mary Ford Malean John, stepfather Oscar John, grandparents, two brothers, Howard Malean Jr., Jim Malean, and one sister Avis Eitland.
Doris is survived by her husband, Arthur Jancoski, three sons Mike Jancoski, Glenwood City, Scott Jancoski, Glenwood City, Gary Jancoski and Ok Schug of Baldwin, daughter, MaryJo and husband Gary Drinkman of Glenwood City. Grandchildren Brady & Taylor Drinkman and Jenna Jancoski One brother, Don Malean of Wilson, WI. She is further survived by many nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held at Anderson Funeral Home, Glenwood City on Monday, December, 15th.
The funeral was held on Tuesday, December 16th 11:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church, Glenwood City, WI Local arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home, Glenwood City, WI.