Ethel B. Jansky

March 24, 1923 - May 27, 2011

Ethel B. Jansky, of Janesville, formerly of Waukesha, died on Friday, May 27, 2011, at Mercy Hospital and Trauma Center in Janesville at the age of 88. She was born in Chicago, Ill., on March 24, 1923, the daughter of Ernst and Nellie (nee LaRue) Keppler.

Ethel enjoyed her trips to Ho-Chunk, Diamond Jo’s and Djope’s casinos. She also had a great love for her nieces and nephews.

Ethel will be sadly missed by her sister Phyllis Briggs of Janesville, along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband Jacob "Jack" Jansky on Jan. 1, 1983; and her sisters, Ileane Glaeser and Lois Bruns; and brother, Ernie Keppler.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 1, 2011, from 11:30 a.m. until the noon funeral service at the Prairie Home Cemetery Chapel, 605 S. Prairie Ave., Waukesha. Burial will follow at the cemetery.

If desired, memorials are appreciated to the Ronald McDonald House, 8948 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226; Make-A-Wish Foundation, 13195 W. Hampton Ave., Butler, WI 53007; or to the MACC Fund, 10000 Innovation Drive Suite 135, Milwaukee, WI 53226.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave an on-line tribute.