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Janice L. Point

Published: Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 4:40 p.m. CDT • Updated: Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 3:24 p.m. CDT

Janice L. Point, 89, Oregon, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014 at her home following an extended illness.

She was born Oct. 13, 1924 near Oregon, the daughter to Earl and Ruth (Wingert) Arnold.

She graduated from Oregon High School and then KSB School of Nursing in 1945.

Janice was a member of the Lighthouse United Methodist Church where she served as organist for many years.

She was a registered nurse for many years and retired from the Franklin Grove Nursing Home.

Point is survived by her four children, Sue Day,  Rock Falls, Dave (Cheryl ) Point, Oregon, Pam (Roger) Aschbrenner, Sterling, and Vicky (Denny) Trotter, Dixon; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her parents; son, Jim Point; sister, Norene Witzel; great-granddaughter, Riley Compton; and John Point, the father of her children.

Funeral services were Feb. 22 at Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home, Oregon, with the Pastor Gregg Downs officiating.

Burial was at the Lighthouse Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial can be directed to the Serenity Home and Hospice or the American Cancer Society.

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