Janice E. Reisen
Date of Birth
December 1, 1939
Wahoo, Nebraska
Entered into Rest
September 1, 2023
Ashland, Nebraska
Mass of Christian Burial Directions

Monday, September 4, 2023 ~ 10:00 a.m.
St. Mary Catholic Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska
Interment at Ashland Cemetery ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Visitation & Rosary Directions

Sunday, September 3, 2023
Visitation ~ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Rosary ~ 7:00 p.m.
St. Mary Catholic Church ~ Ashland, Nebraska


Kid’s Cupboard ~ Ashland, Nebraska

Janice E. Reisen, 83, of Ashland, NE, entered into eternal rest surrounded by her family on Friday, September 1, 2023 at her home in Ashland, NE.  She was born December 1, 1939 in Wahoo, NE to Wilbur and Lillian (Pacula) Proffit.  Janice graduated from Ashland High School in 1956 and she attended the University of Nebraska.  On April 11, 1959, Janice was united in marriage to Charles Reisen at St. Mary Catholic Church in Ashland, NE.

Janice worked for Sapp Brother’s Petroleum for 18 years until her retirement.  She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Ashland, NE, St. Mary Altar Society and the American Legion Post #129 Auxiliary.  Janice volunteered at the Kid’s Cupboard for many years.  Janice enjoyed golfing, trips to the casinos and traveling on bus trips and cruises.

She is survived by husband of 64 years, Chuck Reisen; children, Rod Reisen and Renee (Brett) Linder; grandchildren, Matthew Reisen, Amy Reisen, Aspen Reisen, Jacob Reisen, Morgan Linder, Collin Linder, Christian Linder, Dylan Linder, Benjamin Reisen, Kaitlyn Reisen and Anna Reisen; sister, Mary Lou Beckman; daughter-in-law, Christy Reisen; many other family members and friends.

She was preceded in death by son Rick Reisen; parents, Wilbur “Bill” and Lillian Proffit; sister, Judy Doose; daughter-in-law, Cheryl Reisen.

Condolences for Janice E. Reisen
  1. LeAnn Goedeken
    • September 2, 2023 - 9 months ago

    I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was such an amazing lady.

  2. Gregory Bahm
    • September 2, 2023 - 9 months ago

    Rod, So sorry for your loss My Prays go out to you and your Family, God Bless

  3. Michael Crouch
    • September 2, 2023 - 9 months ago

    Rod and family Amy and I are sorry to hear that your mom passed. Prayers for you and your family

  4. Kelly Garrison
    • September 3, 2023 - 9 months ago

    Renee and family, my deepest prayers for all of you. May you find comfort in knowing your mom is with God now.

  5. Joe & Ann Krotter & family
    • September 6, 2023 - 9 months ago

    Rod and family –
    So very sorry to hear about your mom/grandma. Thinking of you all and keeping you in our prayers.

  6. Tamra Mortsolf
    • September 14, 2023 - 8 months ago

    Renee, words cannot even attempt to convey how sad I am for you and your family. I’m so sorry.

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