Janet M. Lockwood, 77, of Manteno and formerly of Bonfield passed away December 25, 2020 at Riverside Medical Center. She was born June 17, 1943 in Highland Park, IL to David and Paula (Roemer) Petersen. Janet married Kenneth Lockwood May 14, 1966 in Deerfield, IL.
Janet graduated from St. Mary’s school of nursing in 1964 as a registered nurse. She was a homemaker, worked at Herscher High School and was a lifeguard at the Bonfield Sportsman Club. Janet taught Sunday School and volunteered at Riverside Medical Center. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, traveling and was a great mother and caretaker.
Surviving is her husband, Kenneth Lockwood of Manteno, 2 sons and daughters-in-law; Michael (Roberta) Lockwood of Kankakee, Brian (Tamara) Lockwood of Bonfield, 2 daughters and a son-in-law; Julie Jackson of Aroma Park, Jody (Clay) Dahlquist of Janesville, Iowa, 10 grandchildren, Stephanie and Stephen Lockwood, Joshua, Jenna and McKenna Jackson, Kylie, Kamden Lockwood, Reagan, Ramey, Rhett Dahlquist and a great grandchild, Lilly Keller. Also surviving is a brother-in-law, Steve Hill of San Diego, CA.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Barbara Hill and a son-in-law, David Jackson.
The visitation will be 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Thursday, December 31, 2020 at St. John Paul II West. The funeral will follow at 11 a.m. Per CDC guidelines, masks and social distancing are required. A private burial will be at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL. Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Uplifted Care Hospice of Kankakee.
Please sign her online guestbook at www.schrefflerfuneralhomes.com