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Obituary: Janice M. Edwards

May 09, 2014 06:37PM ● Published by Jim

Janice M. Edwards, 75, of Beaver Dam passed away Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

      Family & friends will be gathering for a time of remembrance of Janice at Riverside Park Pavilion in Watertown on Sunday, May 4, 2014 from 2 to 5 p.m.  

Janice M. Gerbitz was born in Clyman on January 3, 1939, daughter of Herbert and Genevieve (Fredrick) Gerbitz.

She was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Clyman and was a 1956 graduate of Watertown High School.

     Survivors include her children, Shelly, Greg and Kirk; a grandson, Trevor; four sisters, Shirley (William) Saniter, Susan (Robert) Finnel, Faye Petig, all of Watertown and Dawn Gerbitz of CA;  sister-in-law, Joyce Gerbitz; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. 

     Janice was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Steven in 1969 and Michael in 2012; a brother, Earl Gerbitz; a sister, Doreen Nelson and brothers-in-law, Richard Nelson and Donald Petig

     Online condolences may be made at


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