August 14, 1930 ~ November 17, 2017
Lilija Jansevics, 87, Sioux Falls, died Friday, November 17, 2017, at the Good Samaritan Village in Sioux Falls.
Services will be at a later date.
Lilija Jansons was born August 14, 1930, in Latviya, to Ernest and Marija (Bucmanis) Jansons. She immigrated to the United States and settled in Sioux Falls. Lilija worked at Manchester Biscuit Company. She married Elmars Jansevics and raised 5 children; Elmars, Inga, Jake, Anna, and Daina,
Lilija is survived by four of her children, Jake (Kim) Jansevics, Spearfish, SD, Daina (Ryan) Miles, Box Elder, SD, Anna Geller, Albany, NY, and Inga (Randy) Beauchene, Valley Springs; eleven grandchildren, Shawn Casey, Lindsey Beauchene, Brad (Pammela) Hardegger, Amanda Van Heavelin, Stephanie Hardegger, Jon Jansevics, Peter (Elisa) Hervoyavich, Erik (Sarah) Hervoyavich, Ellie (Tyler) Osborne, Shelby Glover and Caitlin Glover; eight great-grandchildren, Haley and Jasmine Swanson, Taryn Brockmeier, Madison Hardegger, Lily Claire, Kate Hervoyavich, and Thea and Lucy Hervoyavich; one sister, Rasma Matharni, Los Angeles, CA.; a sister-in-law, Lenora Jansons; and numerous nieces and nephews; along with great nieces and great nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmars; her son, Elmars; her parents; two brothers, Imants and Johnny; and one sister Alga Jansons.