Janel R. Hynek

April 20, 1982 June 7, 2014

Janel R. Hynek, age 32, of Waukesha, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 7, 2014, at UW Hospital in Madison with family by her side. She was born April 20, 1982, in Madison, to James and Janis (Judd) Hiltbrand.

She graduated from Mount Horeb High School in 2000 and from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in business administration in December 2004. She was employed as an administrative assistant for the International Foundation of Employee Benefits in Brookfield. Janel married Ryan M. Hynek on May 16, 2009, at Perry Lutheran Church in Daleyville. They loved to travel and go to sporting events of their favorite Wisconsin teams. She loved going up north for vacations. She loved to walk the beach. Janel loved running, the outdoors and life itself. She was baptized, confirmed and married at Perry Lutheran Church.

Survivors include her husband, Ryan; mother and father, James and Janis Hiltbrand of Mount Horeb; sister, Julie (Josh) Grabandt of Platteville; a niece, Maggie Grabandt; two nephews, Erik and Corey Grabandt; father and mother-in-law, Stephen and Teri Hynek of Germantown; brother-in-law, Matthew Hynek of Germantown; grandmother, Eleanor Hiltbrand of Mount Horeb; grandparents-in-law, James and Jacqueline Napralla of Menomonee Falls; grandmother- in-law, Katharine Hynek of Menomonee Falls; and many, many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents Walter Hiltbrand, Darrell and Joyce Judd, and John Hynek.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 am on Saturday, June 14, at Perry Lutheran Church in Daleyville, with the Rev. Kelli Fisher officiating. Burial will be at Perry Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm on Friday, June 13, at Ellestad Camacho Funeral Home, 500 N. 8th St., Mount Horeb.

Janel will be greatly missed by all.

Ellestad Camacho Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 608-437-5077 or visit online at www.ellestadfuneralhome.com.