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Janis Aline Pahnke (Bigelow)PAHNKE

Janis Aline Pahnke (Bigelow), 94, formerly of Jefferson Park in Chicago, known to her beloved, late husband, Harvey L Pahnke as the “Luckiest Girl in the World”, passed away peacefully in her sleep on September 23, 2019.  She is the loving mother of Karl I (Eveline) Pahnke and Eric R (Kathleen) Pahnke , proud grandmother of Christine E Pahnke, Jennifer E  (Josh) Long  and Sandra L Pahnke. Great-grandmother of Brinley L and Caroline R Long.  Sister of Norma C Bower (Bigelow), the late Wilbur H Bigelow Jr. and the late Marvin C Bigelow. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilbur H Bigelow Sr. and Helen I (Irwin) Bigelow.

Gathering will be on, Saturday,  October 5, 2019, at the M.J. Suerth Funeral Home, 6754 N. Northwest Highway, Chicago from 1:30PM to 4:00PM.

Burial will be private at Union Ridge Cemetery in Chicago