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Janet R. Akey

July 15, 2020 | 7 comments

Janet R. Akey, 87, West Salem, formerly of Rothschild and Presque Isle, went to be with her Lord while under the care of Mulder Health Care Facility, West Salem on Monday 13 July 2020.
She was born on 11 April 1933, in Mosinee to the late August and Gertrude Selle.  On 2 May 1951 she married Leonard Akey.  They spent most of their lives in Rothschild and later in Presque Isle and Boulder Junction.  He proceeded her in death on 4 June 2007.
She was raised at the “Rocky Ridge” cheese factory and attended school in the Mosinee school district, graduating from Mosinee High School.  After her children were in school she worked for Intercity State Bank and the Rothschild Village Hall.  She was noted for her skills in baking and her devotion to Church and God.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, husband Leonard, daughter Andrea, sister Audrey Luedtke, several bother-in-laws and sister-in-laws.
She is survived by daughter Karen (Bruce) Timmreck, Holmen; sons David (Carol), Weston; Brian (Barb), West Salem; Bill (Rhonda), High Bridge; 15 grandchildren/step grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren/step great grandchildren and 1 on the way.  She is also survived by her sister Marlene (James) Strehlow and several brother/sister-in-laws.
The family is planning a memorial on a later date, when we are all able to attend.
We would all like to thank the staff at Mulder Health Care Facility, for their wonderful care of mom.
The Coulee Region Cremation Group is assisting the family in final preparation.  On line condolences may be done at Coulee Cremation.com.



  1. James Akey

    So sorry to hear of this, she was a wondeful Aunt; our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

  2. James and Jeanne Akey family

    So sorry to hear of this, she was a wondeful Aunt; our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family.

  3. Dale Akey

    So sorry to hear about Aunt Janet she missed by all.

    Love,Dale,Terry, Ila, Chase And Doris Akey

  4. Tammy and Rich Wegner

    So sorry to hear about Aunt Janet. She will always be in our hearts and memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with all.

  5. Pamela Akey

    my sincerest condolences

  6. Brad Akey

    God’s blessings to the family and all who mourn their loss.

  7. Lance and Amanda Jurgensen

    Brian, and family

    Thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.


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