Family Login:

Janice Kay Seidel

Share This Obituary
Resources

Arrangements made by

McDonald Funeral Home

1002 12th Avenue
Rock Falls, IL 61071
Get Directions

Profile of McDonald Funeral Home

View Phone Number
View Fax Number

Send Flowers
 Local Florists


Memories & Candles

“Mike, So very sorry to hear of the loss of your wife. We think of you often. Time passes so fast. Take care and know our thoughts and prayers...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Teresa Clementz - Saint Paul, MO

“Mike, we are so sorry to learn of Jan's passing we will keep you in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. ”
2 of 14 | Posted by: Sandy Segneri - Sterling, IL

“I am so very sorry for your loss. I just heard this morning. Had I know earlier I would of came to pay my respects. It was truly a joy to have known...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Aubrie Sutton - Rock Falls, IL

“We are sad to hear of Jan's passing, she is such a lovely person. Our heartfelt sympathy to cousin Mike and family. ”
4 of 14 | Posted by: Ruben and Karen Celestino - IL

“Jan was a very special lady who always had a kind word, and was loved by everyone that had the privilege of knowing her. She will be greatly missed....Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Bridgette Williams

“I am so saddens to hear this news. I wish I could be there but my husband is in the hospital from surgery still. I ask so glad I had a chat with...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Barb Kobbeman - Sterling, IL

“Jan was such a kind hearted lady, a smile and a nice word for everyone. We are honored to have known her.Our Hearts Go Out to Mike, Gina And Jennifer...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Mary Martin - Il - Neighbor

“Both my wife and I want to extend our sympathies and prayers for Mike and his family at his wife's passing. We pray that God will comfort and support...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Edward Mulvaney - Rock Falls, IL

“I am so sorry Mike. I will keep you and your family in my prayers. ”
9 of 14 | Posted by: Carroll McDonnell (Rolen) - MO

“Such a beautiful lady. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Dallace Kern - Rock Falls, IL

“Mike and Family.... so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know I keep you in my prayers. Jan was always great to see and talk to when I visited...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Ruth Petrashek - Moline, IL

“So sorry for your loss. Yesterday was a very bad day my cousin died also. Hugs and prayers to to the family. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Gary Sharon Scuffham - IL

“My deepest sympathy, I'm very saddened to hear of your loss. I enjoyed chatting with her at MGS thru the years with my 3 children that went thru...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Kim Johnson Reinhardt - IL

“So sorry to hear about Jan. I wish I had been able to know her better but enjoyed the times we were around each other. I am thinking of you, cousin...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Kathryn Murray - Menifee, CA


Dove Emblem

Janice Kay Seidel, age 70 of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling.

Janice was born on January 19, 1949 in La Salle, the daughter of Sam and Catherine (Pricco) Pagoria. She graduated from Hall High School in Spring Valley in 1967 and then graduated from Illinois Valley Community College in Oglesby in 1969. Jan married Michael R. Seidel on May 23, 1970 in Spring Valley. She worked for Montmorency School in Rock Falls for 34 years, retiring in 2014. Jan was a Charter member of the Rock Falls/ Sterling Community Service Club since April of 1972. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling and a member of the Alter and Rosary Society.

Survivors include her husband, Michael; her two daughters, Gina Kay Lanning of Warsaw, IL and Jennifer Rae Burns of Rock Falls, IL; five grandchildren, Aaron Michael Lanning, Garrett Wayne Lanning, Peyton Grace Burns, Mayson Rose Burns and Max Brayden Burns; and one brother, Samuel (Cheryl) Pagoria of Spring Valley, IL; and her beloved dog, Charlie.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be Saturday, November 2, 2019 from 9:00-10:15 A.M. at the McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls, 1002 12th Avenue. Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:30 A.M. at St. Mary Catholic Church in Sterling with the Reverend James R. Keenan, Celebrant officiating.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial is established in her memory.