Mary Thelma Jansen

November 27, 1933 -

April 20, 2008



Mary was born in St. Louis, Mo. She lived in the Bay Area for forty eight years before moving to Eagle Point, Ore., twenty years ago. Mary retired after twenty years of service from Applied Technology. She was married to Clyde Wilson for nineteen years before he passed in 1970. Mary remarried in 1976 to Victor (Doc) Jansen, who passed in 2007. Mary was an active participant at the Eagle Point Senior Center. For the past 10 years she organized the Christmas Bazaar, numerous trips to Reno, participated in the Women's Quilting Club, and worked in the kitchen. Mary also volunteered with Foods and Friends for the past 10 years. Mary enjoyed her family and friends, gardening, sewing, cooking, canning, Boston Terriers, the Seven Dwarfs, John Wayne, and Frank Sinatra. She was employed at Medford fuel for the past three years. Mary was loved by many and will be dearly missed.



Mary is survived by her brother, George Schwoerer; her seven children, Lisa, Tim, Joe, Bill, Donald, Gerald, and Pat; 17 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.



A reception will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. prior to the funeral Mass at Shepherd of the Valley Catholic Church at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 25, 2008. There will be an interment service at the Eagle Point National Cemetery at 3:00 p.m. for the family only.