Date: Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Time: 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Mahn Twin City Chapel, 515 Collins, Festus, Missouri 63028
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Mahn Twin City Chapel
Peaceful Ridge Cemetery, DeSoto, Missouri
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center, 108 College of Medicine Administrative Bldg, Iowa City, IA 52242
Janet Marie Forister, 66, of Crystal City entered into rest December 13, 2014 at Mercy Jefferson Hospital in Crystal City. She had retired as a surgical instrument tech at St John's Mercy Hospital in St Louis. She was an active member of Mississippi River Eagles #4341 serving as past president and auxiliary trustee; she was recently inducted into the Eagles Hall of Fame. Janet enjoyed playing bingo. Born October 27, 1948, in St Louis, Missouri, to the late Clayton and Maurine (Lehr) Forister.
Survived by her loving family which includes son: Tony (Amy) Bolin of Festus, MO and Nora (Ed "Junkie" Loughary) Bolin of Crystal City, MO; companion: LeRoy Spinharney of Crystal City, MO; brothers: Larry (Alice) Forister of MO and John (Jan) Forister of TX; sisters: Joan (John) Mantia of MO, Sharon Johnson of MO and Mary Teders of Festus, MO; and grandsons: Clayton and Connor. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Sidney Forister.
Service will be officiated by Reverend Don Loughary and Pastor Ryan Sutton.
***Mississippi River Eagles Auxiliary will perform ceremony Wednesday @ 6:30 p.m.