Tuesday, November 15, 2016 10:15 a.m.
Fort Logan National Cemetery
3698 S Sheridan Blvd, Denver, CO 80235
Please gather at Staging Area C 15-30 minutes prior to service time
Janet S. Stenlund
May 04, 1936 Marceline, Missouri
November 05, 2016 Aurora, Colorado
Janet Sue Stenlund passed away peacefully on November 5th, 2016 surrounded by those who loved her. Jan was born in Marceline, Missouri on May 4th, 1936. She grew up in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Jan met the love of her life on a blind date at Christmas time. This blind date resulted in 59 years of marriage. Mrs. Stenlund was a devoted wife and mother who supported her husband during his 20+ years of military service. During this time they lived in California, New York, Berlin, Germany and eventually retired in Denver, Colorado.
Jan was a homemaker who enjoyed quilting, embroidering, crocheting, reading, cooking and shopping. She passed on the love of shopping to her daughter and granddaughter. Jan was an animal lover who cherished her dachshunds; Penny, Nikky, Suzy and Fritz.
Jan is survived by her husband Douglas Stenlund, daughter Dawn Jordan of Loveland, Colorado, grandchildren, Kimberly Patterson (Greg) of Saint Petersburg, Florida, Mark Jordan of Fort Collins, Colorado and David Jordan of Fort Collins, Colorado. She is also survived by her sister Peggy Simon, sisters-in-law Marlyce Taylor and Virginia Stenlund, brother-in-law Michael Stenlund, and half-sister Sherry Glascock.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Denver Dumb Friends League. Services will be held at Fort Logan National Cemetery on November 15th, 2016 at 10:15 a.m. Please gather at Staging Area C.