Jeanette M. "Jan" Lentz, nee Allscheid, 87, of Wentzville, MO, passed away November 1, 2022, in Lake St. Louis, MO. She was born November 12, 1934, in Valmeyer, IL.
Jan was a gracious and kind woman who loved her family and enjoyed her friends. She reveled in watching her grandchildren and great grandchildren grow and hearing about, seeing pictures of and visiting with all of her family. Jan and her husband Ron enjoyed living much of their lives in California while on Ron’s work assignments with McDonnel Douglas. Jan worked for Monsanto Electronic Materials company in O’Fallon, Missouri. They both retired on the same day and set out in their motorhome, living the “snowbird” lifestyle, attending Blue Grass Festivals and traveling the U.S.
Jan is survived by her children Sandra Drake (Michael), Daniel Lentz (Suzanne) and Kimberly Lentz; grandchildren Nicole Barnes, Ryan Lentz, Amy Tagliaferro, Travis Boyer, and Paul Lentz; great grandchildren Anniston Boyer, Blake Kingsborough, Elliot Barnes, Daxton Boyer and William Tagliaferro; sister Yvonne (Rich) Lammert; brothers Buddy Allscheid and Melvin (Jackie) Allscheid.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ronald Lentz; son Randy Lentz; parents Albert and Nelda (nee Nottmeier) Allscheid; and sister Darlene James.
Jan was much loved, will be sorely missed and will forever be held dear in the hearts of her
11 AM until time of service Saturday, November 12, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home
1 PM Saturday, November 12, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Deacon Doug Boyer officiating
Interment at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery in Waterloo, IL