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Janet (Boyer) Hoene

Birth Date: August 4, 1944
Death Date: May 12, 2017

Janet (Boyer) Hoene, 72, of Decatur, formerly of Maroa, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017, after a year and a half brave battle, against lung cancer.
Janet was born August 4, 1944, in Decatur, IL to John Samuel and Beulah Mae (Harbarger) Boyer. She married Thomas H. Hoene on August 29, 1986, in Decatur, IL.
She is survived by her husband, Tom; daughter, Julie Rucker Wolfe; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; brothers, David (Dee Dee) Boyer and Duane Boyer.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Janet Rucker; sons, Jay and John Rucker.
The family would like give special thanks to Dr. Velasco and his team at the DMH Cancer Care Center and DMH Hospice.
Graveside services to celebrate the life of Janet Hoene will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at Boiling Springs Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to DMH Hospice.
The family of Janet Hoene is being served by the Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home, 2091 N. Oakland Avenue, Decatur, IL 62526. Condolences and memories may be left at

Graveside Service
May 17, 2017
11:00 am
Boiling Springs Cemetery
2418 Boiling Springs Rd Decatur, IL 62524
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  1. Janet was a good friend and her and tom were awesome neighbors for 5yrs…I remember her telling me she had cancer…I brought her over a dammit doll…I'll miss seeing you…I no your ok and not hurting…love you…Amy brown

  2. My memories of Janet go back to being playmates as young children in the neighborhood. Our families were neighbors as far back as our respective grandparents. My prayers are with her husband and daughter and her brothers, David and Duane. So very sorry for your loss. Catherine L Crabtree Innes

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