Jane A. (Elert) Gnabasik, 82, of Marinette, Wis., passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Bay Area Medical Center in Marinette. She was born on Feb, 23, 1936, in Madison, Wis., the daughter of Bernard and Stella (VanHaren) Elert.
   Jane grew up and attended school in Madison, and later worked in food service at NewCare in Crivitz until her retirement in June of 2001.  She had many interests, including collecting Precious Moments figurines, cooking, gardening and traveling. Jane loved spending time with all of her grandchildren and making photo albums for them. 
Jane is survived by her three daughters: Jerilyn (Phil) Rathbun, Becky Wolf (Steve Gromoski), and Kathy (Casey) Esquibel; 12 grandchildren: Michael, Sarah, Shelly, Kristina, Taylor, Scott, Heather, Cody, Jessica, Adam, Nicole, and Katie; 17 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Kay Elert; many nieces and nephews; as well as her very good friend, Sharon Versland; and friends, Ann and Dennis from the nursing home. She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers: Fred (Helen) Elert, James (Ann) Elert, Jerome Elert, and Tommy Elert.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell Funeral Home on Thursday, May 17, 2018, from 10 a.m. until noon. Funeral services will be held at noon in the funeral home. 
Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Peshtigo.
The family would like to thank the nursing staff at the Luther Home, especially Paula H. and Angel M. for their care and support.