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Janie C. Marrero

November 13, 1943 April 19, 2018
Janie C. Marrero
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Janie Catherine Marrero (nee Behner), age 74, a longtime resident of Naperville, IL, formerly of Topeka, KS, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2018 at her home. She was born November 13, 1943 in Topeka, KS.

Beloved mother of Janie Michelle (Paul) Valencia of Milton, GA, John Marrero of Tamarindo, Costa Rica, Nick (Kate) Marrero of Naperville and the late Greg Marrero, adored grandmother of Joey Marrero and Austin Valencia, devoted daughter of the late Chester and Janie Behner, dear sister of Mary Kay Dolsky of Topeka, KS and the late Tom (Marsa) Behner, fond aunt, great-aunt and friend of many.

Janie grew up in Topeka, KS and attended Hayden High School. She received a BS in Chemistry from The University of Saint Mary, Leavenworth, KS and worked many years as a lab supervisor/ medical technologist (MT-ASCP) in laboratory medicine at St. Francis Hospital, Topeka, Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield, IL, Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, IL, Northwestern Medical Center and Children's Memorial Hospital, both in Chicago. Later in life, Janie earned a Masters degree in Health Law from Loyola University in Chicago.

Janie was a member of St. Margaret Mary Church in Naperville and enjoyed playing the piano, bridge, reading, traveling and spending time with her grandchildren.

Visitation Sunday, April 22, 2018, 1:00-5:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL.

Services will begin Monday, April 23, 9:15 AM from the funeral home and proceed to a 10:00 AM Mass of Christian Burial at St. Margaret Mary Church, 1450 Green Trails Dr., Naperville.

Interment: SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Naperville, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Maryville Golf Academy, 1150 N. River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016, (847) 294-1834,

For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.

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1:00 PM 4/22/2018 1:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 4/22/2018 5:00:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home
44 S. Mill St. Naperville 60540 IL
United States





10:00 AM 4/23/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church

1450 Green Trails Drive
Naperville, Illinois 60540

St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church
1450 Green Trails Drive Naperville 60540 Illinois
United States

Cemetery Details


SS. Peter & Paul Cemetery Final Resting Place

701 North Ave
Naperville, Illinois 60540

701 North Ave Naperville 60540 Illinois
United States

Memorial Contribution

Maryville Golf Academy

1150 N. River Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016

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