Janet Emig, 70, of Buckley, died June 9, 2015.
She was born May 2, 1945, in Alameda, Calif. She worked as a retail clerk for 30 years. She was a member of the Bonney Lake Lions Club and attended several coalition meetings, was involved with youth group and helped NW Lions Project New Hope that sent veterans and their families on retreats. Her latest project was working on diabetes awareness and prevention. She was an avid genealogist for family members and friends who needed help. She loved to travel, play cards, watch Jeopardy and spend time with family.
She is survived by husband Bruce; sons Michael (Astrea), Karl (Lori) and Rob (Kristie); daughter-in-law Kim; several brothers and sisters; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to the Bonney Lake Lions Club.
A memorial service will take place from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 18, at the Bonney Lake Senior Center.
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