Obituary for Jeanette Romano
Jeanette Josephine Romano of Milwaukee, Wisconsin passed away peacefully on Friday August 11, 2017 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of Eugene Labiszak (33 years) and John Romano (22 years), both deceased. Dear mother of James Labiszak Sr. (Charlene) and Mary Kocinski (Michael). Loving grandmother of Brian Kocinski (Genevieve), James Labiszak Jr. (Amy), Kevin Kocinski, Todd Labiszak, and Leslie Jacobs (James). Great Grandmother of Haylee, Brady, Tralee, Hunter and Clover. Jan Romano was born on February 27, 1923 and always enjoyed being with her family. She loved cooking, especially her Christmas brunch and preparing special treats for whenever family visited. Jan was a people person and anyone who met her felt her sincere kindness. Whether she was caring for a neighbor or delivering communion to home-bound St. Eugene's parishioners, Jan brought joy and comfort to so many. She loved volunteering at the former St. Michael’s Hospital gift shop. She had also worked as a salesperson at Boston Store, Chapman’s and had been a member of Club 55 and Glendale Women’s Club. Visitation will be held at Saint Eugene's Parish, 7600 North Port Washington Road, on Thursday, August 17 from 9:30-11:00am, followed by a Funeral Mass at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.