Janice I. "Jan" (Hendrickson) Kirn

March 30, 1938 ~ October 8, 2018 (age 80)

Janice Irene “Jan” Kirn, 80, passed away early Monday morning, October 8, 2018, at her home in Connersville.

One of four children of Edgar Hendrickson and Gleda Allard Grimme, Jan was born in Connersville on March 30, 1938.  For 26 years, Jan was employed at Sun Electric in Crystal Lake, Illinois, and Snap-On Tools.  Prior, she had worked as a waitress.

For most of her life, Jan lived in Chicago, Illinois and moved back to Connersville following her retirement in 2010.

Jan was an avid Indianapolis Colts and Chicago Cubs fan.  In her leisure time, she enjoyed playing BINGO and spending time with her grandchildren.

Survivors include five children, Debbie (Mark) Callahan, David (Mary) Higgs, Mark (Gale) Higgs, Tim Higgs, and Tami Williams, all of Connersville; seventeen grandchildren; forty great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; a brother, Donald Henderickson; several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Jan is preceded in death by her parents; step-father, Charles “Chuck” Grimme;  two sons, Rick Higgs, and Richard Higgs, Jr.; her former husband, Richard Higgs, Sr. who passed away in 2013; a sister, Susan Hendrickson; and a brother, Tony Hendrickson.

In honor of Jan’s wishes, no services have been planned at this time.  Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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