Janie’s life began on February 24, 1936 in Wilmore, Kansas. She is the daughter of Finis and Opal (De Moss) Hoskins. Janie graduated from Towanda High School and attended Butler County Community College. She was united in marriage to her longtime companion Bob Fowler on February 19, 1999 in El Dorado. Janie worked at the Town and Country Store for many years on W. Central in El Dorado. She loved travelling with Bob, especially to Colorado. Janie enjoyed spending time with her sisters and giving her brothers in law fits. Her loving family includes her son Robby Heideman of El Dorado; grandchildren Shawn (Carla) Heideman, Angie (Adam) Heideman, Shannon Pickett, Charece Heideman, and Randy Toney; 23 great grandchildren; siblings Helen (Junior) Wright of Towanda and Evelyn (Daryl) Clifton of Cotopaxi, CO; her aunts Margie Holler of Protection, KS and Mildred Smutz of Mulvane; and her special friends Rowena Moore and Jo Samuels. Janie passed away on June 2, 2018 at Susan B. Allen Memorial Hospital. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Bob, son Randy Heideman, daughters Peggy S. Toney and Sherry Heideman Hogan, grandson Danny Toney and son in law Danny Toney. Janie’s family will gather with friends on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Carlson Colonial Funeral Home for her funeral service. She will be laid to rest in Towanda Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Janie’s name may be directed to the American Heart Association. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Janie at www.carlsoncolonial.com.
Donations may be made to:
American Heart Association
1861 N Rock Rd #380, Wichita KS 67206