DUNCOMBE - Janice Beem, 66, of Duncombe, died Sunday, February 3, 2013 at the Van Diest Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Foster Chapel, with Rev. Joe Lambert officiating. Burial will be in the Washington Township Cemetery at Duncombe. Visitation will be at Foster's from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday and prior to the service on Thursday.
Janice Jean Flaws, daughter of Alden and Juanita Asklund Flaws, was born June 13, 1946 at Webster City. She attended Webster City schools and graduated from Webster City high school in 1964. She also attended Iowa Central Community College. On October 1, 1966, she married Roger Harry Beem at Trinity Lutheran Church in Webster City. The couple resided at Duncombe and she was employed at Beam Vacuum for 32 years retiring in 2010.
Mrs. Beem is survived by her husband, Roger; daughter, Kristi Klein of Duncombe; son, Joe Beem of Webster City; grandchildren, Amanda (Andy) Sowle of Webster City; Adam (Miranda) Klein and Katelyn Klein, all of Duncombe; great-grandson, Samuel Klein; brothers, Steve and Vicky Flaws of Ames; Robert and Rosella Flaws of Woolstock; Dean and Sharon Flaws of Webster City; Arliss Korioth of Richardson, TX; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother in infancy.
Her hobbies included visits to area casinos, playing cards and enjoying time with her grandchildren.
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