Janice Lynn Burrows, nee Matteson, 71 of Carlyle, IL was born April 28, 1945 in Modesto, CA died unexpectedly on Friday, May 13, 2016 at St. Louis University Hospital, in St. Louis, MO.
She was a retired customer service coordinator for Computer World Services Corp in Fairview Heights, IL.
Janice was an avid gardener, animal lover, and world traveler who was a faithful friend to many. She had a quiet but strongly held faith in her Lord and Savior which guided her in daily life.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Vernal and Lydia Matteson of Fresno, CA.
Surviving are her husband of forty years, Bob Burrows of Carlyle, IL ; a sister, Sharon Dyson of Tracy, CA; a brother, Gary Matteson of Apple Valley, CA; aunt to Deanna and David Dyson, Tanner and Paige Matteson, and great aunt to Karla and Dax Dyson and Audrey Matteson, plus a stepson Taylor Burrows.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials made in Janice’s honor to Habitat for Humanity of the ASPCA would be appreciated and will be received at Nordike Funeral Home in Carlyle who is serving the Burrows family.
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