Minonk- Juanita E. Jacek, 95 of Minonk passed away at 12:20 P.M. on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at OSF St. James John W. Albrecht Medical Center, Pontiac.
Juanita was born March 17, 1919 at Millerstown, KY a daughter of Van and Birdie Downs Nunn. She married Eldred Jacek on April 27, 1941 at Minonk. He died October 27, 1980.
Survivors include a daughter; Judy (Larry) Carls; a son James (Mary Lou) Jacek both of Minonk, 4 grandchildren; James Carls, LasVegas, NV; Candy (Troy) Aeschleman, Hudson; Jerry (Nancy) Jacek, Bloomington; and Kathy (Randy) Evans, Normal; 8 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by 2 sisters, 1 brother and twin great grandsons.
Juanita attended Minonk schools and graduated from Minonk Community High School in 1937. She later graduated from Liberty Beauty School in Peoria. She owned and operated Cinderella Beauty Salon in Minonk until she retired in 1982.
She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Minonk where her funeral will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, December 29, 2014. Rev. Daniel Tuhy will officiate. Burial will be in Minonk Township Cemetery. Visitation will be on Sunday, From 3 to 5 at Ruestman-Harris Funeral Home, Minonk and for one hour prior to services on Monday at her church.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Minonk Ambulance Squad or Immanuel Lutheran Church. Online condolences and Juanita's tribute video may be viewed at www.ruestmanharrisfuneralhome.com
DEC 28. 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (CST)
Ruestman-Harris - Minonk
775 North Chestnut Street
Minonk, IL 61760
DEC 29. 11:00 AM (CST)
Immanuel Lutheran Church
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