By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
LaFern Fern Gleichauf

LaFern “Fern” Gleichauf, age 79, of Janesville, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, at Agrace Hospice and Palliative Care in Janesville. Fern was born Jan. 29, 1935, in Darlington, the daughter of Roland and Minnie (Raab) Benson.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church, 1238 E. Racine St., Janesville, with Fr. Thomas Marr presiding. A memorial visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday at the church. In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorials may be made to Agrace Hospice, Janesville. Hansen Funeral Service, Janesville, 608-752-8800, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be made at

The family would like to thank United Home Health, Mercy Home Health, Agrace Hospice, and Bonnie, Gen, Vicki, Lisa, Rhonda, Naomi and Tracy for all the great care given to their mother.

For the full obituary see the Sept. 4, 2014 edition of the Republican Journal.