STEWARTVILLE - Services for Emil B. Janssen, 92, of Stewartville were 11 a.m. Monday at St. John's Lutheran Church, Stewartville. Burial was in Woodlawn Cemetery, Stewartville, with military graveside honors by Stewartville American Legion and Stewartville Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Janssen died Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at his home. Griffin-Gray Funeral Home, Stewartville, was in charge of arrangements.
Emil Bernhard Janssen was born Nov. 28, 1919, in Delft, son of Theodore and Gesina (Dierks) Janssen. He served in the U.S. Army from 1942-45 in the Pacific Theater and earned a Purple Heart.
Survivors include: wife, Frances; daughter, Sandra Geist of Stewartville; son, Gary of Montgomery; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren.