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Jeanette M. Cole

July 5, 2017


Jeanette M. Cole, 82, died at Pine View Care Center on July 5, 2017 in Black River Falls, WI. She was born in Tomah, WI to Charles and Myrtle (Thayer) Kuehl. She married Donald Cole in 1967 and she and her family moved to Janesville, WI where they raised her children and built a home. She was a loving mother and wife who also cared deeply for her siblings, nieces, nephews, pets, and neighbors.

     Jeanette is survived by her sister-in-law, Carolyn Cole of Bangor, WI; her son-in-law, Leonard Clifford of Janesville, WI; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

     She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Myrtle; her husband, Donald; her children, Jeffrey Kuehl and Kathy Kuehl Clifford; a brother, Wilfred Kuehl; and sisters, Irene Kuehl Axelsen, Lucinda Kuehl Schmitz, Lillian Kuehl Warner, and Loretta Kuehl Mohring.

     A graveside memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Mt. Vernon Cemetery, rural Tomah, with Reverend Rey Diaz officiating. Online condolences may be offered at

     The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home, Sparta, is assisting the family with arrangements.  

 Service Information

Graveside Service
July 15, 2017

10:00 AM
Mt Vernon Cemetery
23001 Highway 16
tomah, WI 54660

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