Janie Sue (Gerdes) Kaduk passed away at her home in Mt. Olive, Illinois, on Thursday, December 17, 2020. She was 64 years old.
Janie was born on August 18, 1956 in Livingston, Illinois, to the late Henry (Hank) L. Gerdes and the late Betty June (Jones) Gerdes. She attended Mt. Olive Schools. She married Jeff Kaduk on July 13, 1974 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive.
Janie enjoyed the food service industry. She was employed by the Maverick Restaurant in Litchfield, Illinois, where she loved working with people. She had a love, too, for the outdoors where she enjoyed gardening and fishing, but her love for her family was the greatest.
Janie is survived by husband, Jeff Kaduk of Mt. Olive, son, Phillip (Megan) Kaduk, daughter, Paula (Jimmy) Cox, and five grandchildren: Kaylee, Joie, and Addison Cox, and Eve and Dez Kaduk all of Gillespie.
She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, David and Robert Gerdes, and a nephew, Christopher Davis.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive, Illinois, on Tuesday, December 22, 2020. The service, officiated by Pastor James Ritter, will begin at 11:00 a.m. Masks and social distancing will be required. Burial will be at Chapman Cemetery in Mt. Olive, Illinois.
Pallbearers are Jimmy Cox, Chris Monke, Cameron Dever, Chad Davis, Andrew Androsko, David Androsko, and Phillip Kaduk.
Memorials are suggested to the family.
Becker and Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Anyone wishing to leave an online condolence may do so at beckerandson.com.
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