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Thursday, July 21, 2022

one hour prior to the service

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church – Buffalo, MN

Mass of Christian Burial 

Thursday, July 21, 2022

11:00 a.m.

St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church – Buffalo, MN

Janet Helen Middagh (Endres) of Monticello and formerly Buffalo, passed away on July 11, 2022. She was born July 31, 1938, in Albertville, MN, the daughter of Isador and Martha Endres (Gilles).

On June 16, 1962, Gordon Middagh and Janet Endres were united in Holy matrimony at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo by Father Anthony Muskala. This marriage was blessed with two children, Barb and Jerry.  Janet worked 33 years doing payroll for G&K Services in Minneapolis.

Jan enjoyed her younger years camping and fishing with family and friends. She bowled in a league for many years and traveled out of state to compete in multiple tournaments, bringing home several trophies. Jan also loved to play cribbage and cards, especially five hundred, with friends and relatives.

Janet is preceded in death by her husband, Gordon and parents, Isador and Martha Endres.

She is survived by her children, Barbara (Gregory) Taack of Carver and Gerald (Lisa) Middagh of Hanover; grandchildren, Jacob (Gennie) Middagh of Bainbridge, GA and Thomas Middagh (Gabby Gardner) of Buffalo; great grandchildren, Henley, Mckinley, Brynley and baby Middagh (due December 2022); siblings, Lawrence Endres, Elizabeth Beissel, Janice Holland, Leo (Marcia) Endres and Paul (Karen) Endres; stepdaughters, Linda (Richard) Sturges of Silver Lake and Jeanette Stoddard of Buffalo; step grandchildren, Matthew (Robin) Stoddard, Nicholas (Brittney) Stoddard, great grandchildren, Elliot, Madi, Charlie, Malachi and Levi, and many nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, July 21, 2022 at 11:00 AM with visitation one hour prior at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Nathaniel Meyers as celebrant.  Urn bearers will be Jacob & Thomas Middagh.

Interment will be at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery in Buffalo, MN.

4 Guestbook Entries

  1. Joe and Rosemary Niesen

    Our sincere sympathy to Janet’s family at her passing. She now sits at the table of the lord with her family and friends who have gone before her. She will be missed and memories will be everlasting.

  2. Rita K Marschel

    To Jan’s Family – My sympathy to you. I have so many good memories of Jan and all our years that we bowled together and all the tournaments that we went to. Such a fun person to be with!
    Rest in Peace Jan!

    Rita Marschel

  3. Doug and Mary Quady

    Our sincere sympathy to Janet’s family. We enjoyed having Gordon and Janet in our neighborhood here in Buffalo.
    May she Rest in Peace.

  4. Julie Hukriede (Worwa)

    Barb & Jerry – my deepest sympathies on the loss of your mom. Good memories hanging out at your place back in the day. I would see her periodically when I was home to visit my dad and she always made a point to chat with me.


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