Janis Zimmerman

Staff Writer
Morton Times-News

Janis L. “Jan” Zimmerman, 65, of 22614 N. Main St., Morton, died at 1:20 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010, at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton.

Born Sept. 24, 1944, in Morton to Benjamin and Betty (Roach) Rassi, she married John A. Zimmerman Dec. 19, 1965, in Morton. He survives.

Also surviving are three children, Jeff Zimmerman of Morton, Jody (Jeremy) Shaw of Peachtree City, Ga., and John (Holly) Zimmerman of Dunlap; six grandchildren; her mother, Betty Rassi of Morton; one sister, Joyce (John) Kamp of Washington; and one brother, Jim (Sharon) Rassi of Pekin.

Preceding her in death was her father.

She was a member of the Morton Apostolic Christian Church, where services were Monday. Church ministers officiated. Visitation was Sunday at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home in Morton, and preceded services Monday at Morton Apostolic Christian Church. Burial was in the Morton Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Apostolic Christian Timber Ridge, 2125 Veterans Road, Morton, IL 61550.

To view her video tribute or to leave an online condolence for the family, visit www.knappjohnson.com.