76, passed away Monday, August 5, 2019. Jan was born and raised in Hoyleton, IL, to the late  Richard and Anna (nee Haury) Kroeger. Jan leaves behind her sister Carol Bauer; her niece Lisa (nee Bauer) Piccone and many loved cousins and friends.

Jan received her teaching  degree from Concordia Seward and began her teaching career at Trinity Hobart, in Hobart IN. From Hobart she then taught in Rochelle, IL, after leaving  Rochelle she moved to St. Louis and taught at Atonement  Lutheran in Florissant and retired after many blessed years at Christ Community in Webster Groves.

/mDuring retirement Jan loved to travel with her sister and friends. She also enjoyed tutoring and volunteering at Feed My People and Meals on Wheels.

Services: Visitation at Kutis Affton Chapel, 10151 Gravois,  Thursday,August 8, 5-8 p.m. and at Salem Lutheran Church (8343 Gravois) Friday, August 9, at 10 a.m. until service at 11 a.m. Interment Saturday, August 10, 11 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Hoyleton, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Feed My People or Lutheran Family and  Children