Janice “Jan” Courtney
March 7, 1938 — November 26, 2021
Janice Louise Courtney (nee Harms), of O'Fallon, MO, passed away Friday, November 26, 2021, at the age of 83. Cherished daughter of the late Marvin and Mary “Roz” Harms; devoted mother of Karen Courtney, David Courtney, Richard (Julie) Courtney, Sharon (the late Jay) Wehmeier, Kelley (Bonnie Cary) Courtney; loving grandmother of Kimberly, Karen, Jill (Harold), Andrew (Lauren), Daniel, Chase, Katie (Wade), Kelley (Curtis) and Kayla; treasured great-grandmother of six; dear sister of Fred (Tary) Harms, Rosalind Kafoury, Dulaney (Dawn) Harms, the late Patricia Nagel, the late Sharon Dillaha and the late Thomas “Clancy” Harms. Janice is also survived by her beloved fur companion, Ch. Mystic Wheel of Fortune “Vanna.” Janice was an active member of St. Louis Collie Club, where she served as Treasurer for years, and an active member at St. Charles Kennel Club. She enjoyed going to dog shows for many years and loved the Collie breed, to her it was the only breed. Janice was all around the best cook. When anyone would compliment her on her cooking she would always say “You’re only saying that because it’s true.” She was also well known for her famous cinnamon rolls. Years ago she was a great seamstress and made her sons’ homecoming suits. She took everyone in and was a mother to all and she loved every bit of it. Janice was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Memorials may be made in Janice's name to Collie Rescue of Greater Illinois. Baue Funeral Homes is currently following CDC recommendations regarding mask and social distancing policies.