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Obituary for Linda J. Janke (Morse)

JANKE, Linda J. (nee Morse), age 67, of Gulf Breeze, Florida, died on December 27, 2018. Born and raised in Jersey City for 12 years, she lived in East Rutherford, Buffalo, NY, and California moving to Carlstadt for 20 years settling in Florida 1 year ago. She was a title clerk 25 years with Prestige BMW in Paramus retiring in 2013, and a member of the Community Baptist Church in Garfield where, as a pastors wife, was involved and volunteered with all the ministries especially the Hospitality, Sunday Night Dinner, Nursery, Kitchen, and Saturday Outreach Ministries. Linda is predeceased by her mother, Edna Morse, her sister, Elaine Morse, and a granddaughter, Addyson Pottberg. She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Pastor Stephen A. Janke, four devoted children, Lori Pottberg (David), John M. (Joy), Matt (Jeannie) and Jerad Janke, a dear sister, Patricia Hoyne, thirteen cherished grandchildren, Cheylla (Zach), Brieanna, McKenzie, Benjamin, Stephen, John Jr., Madison, Rose, Cole, Carter, Abigail, Greyson, and Charlotte and one great-grandson, Elijah Thomas. Visiting Saturday 10:30 am to 11:30 am with an chapel service to follow. Interment St. Michael’s Cemetery, South Hackensack. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Community Baptist Church Missions Program. The Janke family is in the care of the Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Ave., Garfield (973-340-7077). Condolences/Directions visit