FORSYTH — Jan Ann (Lager) Schumacher, 59, of Forsyth, Ill. passed away October 31, 2013.
She was born in Clinton, Ill. on November 20, 1953 to parents John W. Lager and the late Beverly A. (Lane) Stein. She graduated from Carbondale Community High School in 1971 and lived 31 years of her life with John A. Martin. in Kenney, Ill., residing in Forsyth, Ill. when she passed away.
She worked at the DeWitt County Health Department and for more than 20 years at Richland Community College Clinton Center.
She was outgoing and influenced others through her kindness and generosity. She never met a stranger, had a passion to help others and enjoyed volunteering at the Kenney Fire Department.
She is survived by John A. Martin, with whom she made her home; Melissa Ann Schumacher (daughter), Ryan Lane Schumacher (son), Sue (David) Burt (sister), Joni Herron (sister), Mark (Pam) Lane (uncle), Mary Lane (aunt) and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at Calvert Funeral Home in Clinton, Ill. at 3:30 p.m. Monday, November 4, 2013, with J. Kent Hickerson officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Park Cemetery, Clinton, Ill.
Visitation will be held from 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in the name of Jan Schumacher to the Kenney Fire Department, PO Box 196, Kenney, IL 61749 or online to www.standup2cancer.org.
Online condolences may be made at www.calvertmemorial.com