Jeanette Ann Roeder was born in Anoka on Jan. 6, 1943 to Philmore and Gertrude Herrboldt. When she was in 3rd grade her family moved to St. Francis. Jeanette graduated from St. Francis High School, Class of 1961. She married Glen Roeder on August 3, 1963 and they made their home in rural Isanti. Jeanette drove school bus for the St. Francis Schools for 35 years, retiring in 2008. She was a member of the St. Francis United Methodist Church and the St. Francis American Legion Auxiliary. She enjoyed reading, her Bible Study Group, Yoga, going to garage sales, thrift shops and shopping.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Glen in 2008, and 2 brothers, Doug and Rod Herrboldt. Jeanette is survived by her son, Mark (Jennee) Roeder of Isanti; 1 grandson, Hunter Roeder of Isanti; 3 sisters, Janet (Donnie) Daudt of Isanti, Vira (Mike) Hansen of Isanti, Iva (Steve) Braastad of Anoka; 1 brother, Dennis Herrboldt of Eden Prairie; and by many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at the St. Francis United Methodist Church with Rev. Diane Nelson officiating. The soloist was Carol Hillstrom and Kristi Anderson served as pianist. Honorary pallbearer was Hunter Roeder. Pallbearers were David Bartz, Roger Hanson, Jessie Herrboldt, Scott, Shawn and Shane Daudt. Interment was in Stanford Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to the care of the Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel.