Charlene Parsons

Charlene Parsons

JANESVILLE – Charlene Parsons, age 54, of Janesville, died on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at St. Mary’s Janesville Hospital.

She was born in Chicago on Oct. 1, 1958, the daughter of Samuel D. and Peggy J. (Graves) Jacobus. Charlene had been employed by Regal Beloit Corp., and was a member of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her 3 children: Jeffrey (Jennifer) Jacobus of Moore’s Hill, IN, Caryn Parsons of Hamilton, OH and Rebekah Parsons of Janesville; 2 grandchildren, James and Jenna; and 4 siblings: Patricia (Craig) Gramke of Janesville, Terry (Joanne Price) Jacobus of Three Rivers, MI, Tammie (Greg) Roder of Grand Rapids, MI and Samuel Jacobus of Madison. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Robert.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at the home of Patricia and Craig Gramke at 4220 Ruger Ave., Janesville. SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family. For on-line condolences and registry: