Janet R. Flickinger, 78, of Motley passed away January 8, 2021, with her family by her side.
Private family services were held.
Interment was at Motley Public Cemetery.
Janet was born November 26, 1942 to Earl and Ida (Frye) Swartz. She attended Motley High School, graduating with the class of 1960. In 1963 Janet was united in marriage to LeRoy Flickinger, Sr. in Frazee. They began farming together in 1965 and had four children. Janet worked at the Staples-Motley Middle and Elementary Schools and at Camp Shamineau for over 30 years. She loved family gatherings, gardening, reading and teaching Vacation Bible School and Sunday School. Each day she enjoyed seeing which grandchild was going to come down for a ride home after school and playing cards with family, friends and neighbors. Janet will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by three sons, Brian (Louise), Kevin and Mike; one daughter-in-law, Aletha, all of Motley; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and four siblings, Leota (Reynold) Tollefson, Jerry (Virginia) Swartz, Richard (Sally) Swartz and Linda Mudgett.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband and one son, LeRoy Flickinger, Jr.
Funeral Arrangements were with Brenny Family Funeral Chapel -Staples.