March 12, 1968 – June 1, 2019
SOUTH BEND — Janet Deanne (Gillis) Radzikowski, 51, passed away peacefully with her husband by her side on Saturday June 1, 2019.
Janet was born to the late John Delbert Sr. and Penelope May (Roorda) Gillis on March 12, 1968, in South Bend, Indiana.
Janet is survived by her husband, David Lee Radzikowski of South Bend. They were married for 22 years. From that union, came a son, Garrett; step-son, Grant (Rebecca); Three grandchildren: Lukas, Noah, and Hailey Radzikowski; mother, Penelope Gillis; brothers: John Jr. (Lori), Jim, and Jeff Gillis. Also surviving is her mother-in-law Phyllis Kruszewski and a brother-in-law Duane Radzikowski, Jr.
Janet’s father John, her step-father Henry Sr.; and her father-in-law Duane Radzikowski, Sr. all preceded her in death.
Janet worked at the St. Joseph County Highway Dept. as an Administrative Assistant, the St. Joseph County Probate Court for both Judge Nemeth’s Sr. and Jr., worked at Pizza King in Roseland, she was a 10-year member of 4H. She enjoyed spending time with her family, reading and ballet dancing performing on stage and teaching.
The family would like to thank Janet’s wonderful caregivers at Michiana Hematology Oncology and Dr. Bilal Ansari, the medical trials in Detroit and Indianapolis, and the Center for Hospice Care staff.
Please consider donations in Janet’s name to: Center for Hospice Care, 510 Comfort Place, Mishawaka, IN 46545.
There will be visitation on Tuesday, June 11 from 11am-1pm, with a Celebration of Life Memorial service at 1pm; McGann Hay Funerals Cremations Gatherings, Granger Chapel, 13260 SR 23, enter the parking lot off Cherry Rd.