Janice Yvonne Aakre. Of Fargo, ND went home with her Heavenly Father on July 23, 2018. She was born in Devils Lake on February 26, 1936. She went to school in Thief River Falls. She played The French Horn and basketball in high school. She married her soul mate Hans Aakre on the 13th of July 1957. She went to the Minneapolis School of Medical Technology and obtained a degree as a Laboratory and X-ray Technician. She was very active with the Boy Scout and Girl Scout troops out of Nativity Church for over 14 years, was a co-leader for 4 H and was active in the Lioness Club. She loved to travel and be with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Theodore Aakre, Winthrop, MN, Linda Mayo, Fargo, ND, Steve (Patty) Aakre, West Fargo, ND, and Susan (Philip) Korynta, Ardoch, ND. Her grandchildren, Jessica (Shane) Hayes, Pamela (Ryan) Hansen, Nicole Aakre, Alan Aakre, Beth (Alan) Perrault, Bryton Korynta, Ruth Ann Aakre, Erin Korynta, Justyn Korynta, Jessica Korynta, Trinity Korynta, Khaleela Korynta, and Danni Korynta. Great-grandchildren Tristan Hayes, Isaac Mayo, Sierra Hansen, Wesley Hansen, Ariella Hayes, Micah Hansen, Conner Hansen and Ezra Hansen. Her sister, Sharon (Bruce) Perkins. Her brother, Tom (Bev) Hanson.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband Hans Theodore Aakre, Jr, parents Jack and Katherine Hanson, her Daughter- in- law Kathy Aakre, and her grandson Anthony Aakre.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Lions Club, Hospice, or your local church.