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Janet V. Berklund

April 6, 1951 — September 25, 2022

Janet V. Berklund of Waukesha died at AngelsGrace Hospice on Sunday, September 25, 2022, at the age of 71. She was born in Eau Claire, WI on April 6, 1951, the daughter of Dr. John "Jack" and Molly (nee: King) Guy. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Art from The University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire in 1973. She found enjoyment in gardening, reading, painting, and kayaking. She was a dedicated volunteer at Retzer Nature Center and earned her Wisconsin Master Naturalist Volunteer certification.
She is survived by her children, Andrew (Shelly) Berklund, and Shannon (Derek) Slicker of Oconomowoc, her grandchildren Nathan, Emma, Natalie, Joey, Hannah, Claire, Mackenzie, Jackson, and Fiona. She is also survived by her mother Molly Guy of Waukesha, her brothers Ted Guy of Colorado, Mike (Lynn) Guy of Colorado, and John (Mary) Guy of Whitefish Bay along with nieces, nephew, other relatives, and friends. She was preceded in death by her father Dr. John "Jack" Guy.
Janet requested a celebration of life and that the event be filled with joy and not despair. We are honoring this request. A celebration of Janet’s life will be held October 22,2022 from 1-4pm, with memorial service at 2:30pm at Retzer Nature Center S14 W28167 Madison St, Waukesha, WI 53188. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Janet’s name are appreciated to Friends of Retzer Nature Center or Waukesha Public Library.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit us online at for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.
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