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Associate Obituaries

Janet A. “Jan” Jedlicka

Janet A. “Jan” Jedlicka, a 30-year Racine Dominican Associate, was born February 6, 1947 in Elgin, IL, and died November 17, 2020 at Horizon Lawlis Family Hospice in Mequon, WI.  Jan is survived by Jim - her husband of 49 years, their two sons, and four grandchildren.

Degreed in Education from Western Illinois University, Jan was a lifelong learner, educator, organizer and justice promoter.  She made her commitment as a Racine Dominican associate on March 3, 1990.  She was an avid volunteer in Racine Dominican sponsored ministries, a gifted preacher, a generous and passionate seeker of truth and justice for the marginalized.  Just a few of her ministries included Janes School ESL teacher, HOPES Center of Racine, Racine Hospitality Center, Siena Retreat Center, and Preacher at Siena Center and at Sacred Journeys Spiritual Community.  A Remembering Service in her honor was held virtually by the Racine Dominican Associates & Sisters on November 30, 2020.