Janie Cruse, 67, Pecatonica, Illinois, died at 6:17 a.m., Tuesday, November 4, 2014 in her home surrounded by her family.\r\r\n\r\r\n Born June 4, 1947 in Rockford, Illinois, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Merton and Dorothy (Linden) Cary. Graduated from Pecatonica High School, Class of 1965. She married David J. Cruse in Rockton, Illinois on August 5, 1972. \r\r\n\r\r\n Survivors include husband, David of Pecatonica, Illinois; son, John (Suzie Royce) Cruse of Evergreen, Colorado; son, Lucas (Allison) Cruse of Tampa, Florida; granddaughters, Avery and Stella Cruse of Tampa, Florida; brother, Martin Steve (Jeri) Jackson of Lake Summerset, Illinois; grand dogs, Blue and Mojo and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents Merton and Dorothy (Linden) Cary.\r\r\n\r\r\n Visitation will be held in McCorkle Funeral Home -Pecatonica Chapel, 203 W Fifth Street, Pecatonica, Illinois from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Sunday, November 9, 2014. Final resting place will be the Pecatonica Cemetery.