A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with the Rev Jerzy Rebacz officiating. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church from 9:30 a.m. Thursday until the Mass.
Memorials may be made to a trust fund for her son.
Pisarski Funeral Homes assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Jankovich was born May 19, 1935, in Eagle River, a daughter of the late Cliff and Hazel Krieck. She attended local grade schools and graduated from Eagle River High School in 1953.
She was married to John Jankovich on Aug. 20, 1960, at St. Peter Parish in Eagle River.
She graduated from St. Mary’s School of Nursing in Wausau in 1956, and began a career in nursing. She instructed, trained and directed many nurses. As a member of the Retired Nursing Association, she organized St. Mary’s Annual Reunion, providing education scholarships for future nurses.
She also owned and operated Carolee Crafts, selling unique clothing items and crafts.
She was a member of St. Joseph Parish and was active in numerous parish committees.
Survivors include her husband; one son, David, Stevens Point; one brother, Bill (Jean) Krieck, Florida; nieces; and nephews.