Jeanette M.Kes, 82

Kes, Jeanette M., age 82 of Lonsdale, passed away February 8, 2018. Jeanette was born January 12, 1936 in rural New Prague to John and Rose Pexa. On September 11, 1956 she was married to Bill Kes Sr. at Holy Redeemer Church in Montgomery. Jeanette belonged to the IC CCW, Czeck Heritage Club, and Bubca/Golden agers. She and her husband were lifelong Dairy farmers, farming for over 40 years in rural Lonsdale and raising 4 boys there.  Jeanette thoroughly enjoyed her life as a dairy farmer; she also enjoyed her grandchildren’s sports, crocheting, playing cards, exercise, and visiting with family and friends. She loved baking with her grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Preceded in death by her husband, Bill Kes Sr.; parents, John and Rose Pexa, and brother-in-law, Milo Kadlec. Survived by her children, Bill Jr., Steve, Dan (Donna), and Tim (Kim); grandchildren, Danielle (Adam Simon), Aaron (Elle), Andy, Russ (Steph), Carla(Cory), Nick, Greg(Hannah) and Ashley; great grandchildren, Rylan and Mikaela; sister, Phyllis Kadlec, sister-in-law, Marion Sirek; also by other loving family and friends.

Mass of Christians Burial 10 AM Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Lonsdale, MN.  Visitation from 4-8 PM Monday at White Funeral Home (Hwy 19) Lonsdale.  Interment: Calvary Cemetery, Lonsdale.  Memorials in lieu of flowers to Holy Cross Catholic School in Webster.

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