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Janet Edwards
February 23, 1941 - September 25, 2017




Full Name: Janet Edwards
Date of Birth: February 23, 1941
Date of Death: September 25, 2017
Country of Birth: United States
Place of Birth: Wasco, IL
Place of Death: Elgin, IL
Biography:

Edwards, Janet (nee Carlson) Age 76, of Elgin, IL died September 25, 2017 in Sherman Hospital following a brief battle with pneumonia. She was born February 23, 1941 in Wasco, IL the daughter of Gordon and Anne Carlson. She was raised in Dundee, IL and the family were members of St. Catherine of Sienna Church. She graduated from Dundee High School in 1959 and attended Illinois State University.  She worked for Ameritech for 25 years and then went to work for Visiting Angels. Janet was also a member of the Dundee Jaycees and the Dundee Booster Club. She enjoyed sewing, swimming, bridge club and sports!  She NEVER missed a sporting event that Cindy and Tim were involved with.  Her true passions were her family and friends who she cherished with her whole being. She is survived by her 2 children Cindy (Brad) Tafel of Woodstock, Tim (Beth) Edwards of East Dundee, 3 grandchildren, Alex Gladstone, Zack (Erika) Edwards and Josh Edwards along with 2 sisters, Karen (Greg) True and Susie (Jim) Mueller; 20 nieces and nephews and 27 great nieces and nephews and 3 great great nieces and nephews. There were countless loving neighbors and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents Gordon and Anne Carlson. Celebration of her life will be held on Sunday, October 1st at 5pm at the Chapel at Willow Creek Community Church, 67 E. Algonquin Road, South Barrington, IL.  The chapel entrance is right off of Route 62. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Boys & Girls Club of Elgin, 355 Dundee Avenue, Elgin, IL 60121. The Edwards Family encourages all to post condolences and stories about Janet at http://memorialwebsites.legacy.com/janetedwards/hom-
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