Jeanne Smith VanLoenen
66, Ellis, Neb.

Jeanne Smith Van Loenen of Ellis, Neb., died Feb. 5, 2013, in a Lincoln, Neb. hospital after a brief illness.
She was born Sept. 4, 1946 and raised in Marysville, Kan. She married Ed VanLoenen Dec. 10, 1970. She worked at CMH in Marysville and as a Head Health Aide in Hannibal and Beatrice, Neb.
She is survived by her husband; son, Kevin VanLoenen and family of Hannibal; daughter, Valerie Erickson and family of Independence, Mo.; brother Roger Smith and sister Laurel Johnson of Washington, Kan.; grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life ceremony will be held at a later date in lieu of funeral.