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Janet Reinertson

October 2, 1956 - September 11, 2023

Service Date: September 15, 2023

Church Ankeny Baptist Church

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Janet Lynn (Boege) Reinertson, 66, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Monday, September 11, 2023.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 14, 2023, at Ankeny Baptist Church (2842 SW 3rd St. Pl., Ankeny). Funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, September 15, 2023, also at Ankeny Baptist Church, with burial to follow at Lincoln Township Cemetery. The funeral will be live streamed at Janet Reinertson Memorial Service on Livestream.

Janet was born on October 2, 1956, in Council Bluffs, IA to John and LaVonne (Rochhotz) Boege, she graduated from Carson-Macedonia High School in 1974.

Janet worked a variety of office jobs during her life. She moved to Ankeny, IA in 1978 where she eventually attended Ankeny Baptist Church and accepted the Lord as her personal savior in 1980. She then met Arthur in 1984 on a blind date. They were married on September 14, 1985. Janet served faithfully at Ankeny Baptist Church in Women for Missions, Awana, and her favorite singing in the choir.

She was an avid sports fan with her favorite being the Iowa Hawkeyes. She attended numerous football and basketball games with her family. Growing up she played golf and was also an avid horse lover. As her children grew older, Janet loved cheering them on and could often be easily heard above the crowd. Janet also enjoyed sewing and crocheting and often wore clothes she had sewn herself.

Janet is survived by her husband Arthur Reinertson; mother LaVonne Boege; son James Reinertson; daughter Rebecca Reinertson; brothers Steve (Annette) Boege and John (Annette) Boege; sisters Elaine (Steven) Kahler, Laurie (Ivan) Hunt-LaBeau, Jolene Colley, Deanna (Mark) Fender, and Leanne (Jerry) Thies.

She was preceded in death by her father John Boege.

The family wished to thank the staff at Rolling Greene Village for the exceptional care for Janet the last 10 years.

In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions may be directed to the family in memory of Janet.

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