Janet J. Halder, 72, of Fort Dodge died Monday, September 9, 2019 at her home.
Funeral services will be 10:30 am Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Davis officiating. Burial will be in Gowrie Township Cemetery. A visitation will be 4:00 to 7:00 pm Friday at the funeral home.
Janet is survived by her children, Matt Halder and Amy Halder both of Fort Dodge and sister, Carolyn Mabee of Story City.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Vera (Morris) Johnson and infant brother, Dennis Leroy.
Janet Josephine Johnson was born October 17, 1946 at the Lutheran Hospital in Fort Dodge. She was raised and educated in the Gowrie area and graduated from Prairie Valley High School. She then attended and graduated from Bernel's Beauty College. Janet was united in marriage to Vern Halder in Fort Dodge in 1972. The couple established their home and lived in Fort Dodge for many years. In 1982, the family moved to Fremont, NE for a period of time and returned to Fort Dodge in 1987. Janet and Vern later divorced. Jan was employed at Target for over 30 years.
Memorials may be left to family discretion.
Jan— you were such a great lady— great worker(hard worker and always doing work perfect or improving it) and one great friend to me we had a lot of talks—laughs and cries— consoling each other—loved her -my deepest sympathies to all her family—-your in my thoughts and prayers—she’s in God’s hands now — Rest In Peace Jan
Jan was a GREAT lady. I worked with her at Target stocking and working over nights. She was a HARD worker . God Bless
Mary (Gloe ) Milbrandt
Jan....always had a smile. Always composed ....was such a great team member....had some great stories too...
Oh Jan, 30 years of Target memories. The great laughs, the hard work, the awesome people we worked with through out those years. You were always a great partner and always helping me find the best way to improve the process. A true Target friend, a true dedicated Target team member and I loved ❤️ Ya lady!!! Loved ya as my Hawkeye partner as well. Spending our Saturdays back stocking and listening to our Hawks!!! Thanks for being a part of our Target family and friend!!!
Miss you Jan, your in Gods Great hands now. Shelly Mehan
Amy and Family my Deapest Sympathy to all. Jan will be missed.
Jan.....what can I say, she was 1 in a MILLION! I love you Jan, you will be greatly missed, but always loved and never forgotten!
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