Funeral services were held on Feb. 12 at the Nicklas D. Jensen Funeral Home in Holstein. Pastor Shari O'Bannon from Westminster Presbyterian Church in Ida Grove officiated. Burial was in the Holstein Cemetery.
Janet Alberta Goettsch was born on March 27, 1943 in Holstein, the daughter of Arnold and Gladys (Streed) Albers. She graduated from Washta High School in 1961.On April 27, 1963, she married Larry D. Goettsch at the Morningside Chapel in Sioux City. They made their home in the Washta and Quimby area. She enjoyed cooking and spending time with her husband Larry, her children, and her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father, Arnold Albers and sister Joan Albers.
Survivors include her husband, Larry D. Goettsch of Washta; son Larry and wife Sandra Goettsch of Ida Grove; grandchildren Loren and Allison also of Ida Grove; daughter Susan and husband Bill Hackett of Houston, Texas; mother Gladys Albers of Cherokee; and sister Jane and husband Randy Walker of Cherokee.