Obit: Janet Frick


Janet Kay Frick, 70, of Durant died Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 at Manor Care Utica Ridge. A visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 16 at Calvary United Methodist Church in Walcott. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 17 at Calvary United Methodist Church, Walcott. Cremation Rites will be accorded following the service. Burial will take place at a later date in Durant Cemetery. Memorials may be given to the Calvary United Methodist Church or the Durant Ambulance Service. Condolences may be left at

Janet was born on Feb. 21, 1949, the daughter of Fred and Marcella (Schuessler) Hahn in Iowa City. She attended West Liberty High School and graduated with the class of 1967. She later earned her degree from A.I.C. in Davenport. Janet married Richard Frick on Jan. 31, 1976 in West Liberty United Methodist Church.

Janet worked for the Muscatine County Extension Office and the Calvary United Methodist Church. She was also a clerk for the city of Durant, Walcott and Davenport, before retiring from the city of Davenport in 2013. Janet was a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church. She also served as a past 4-H leader. She was also a Lioness and a member of the Legion Auxiliary. Janet enjoyed sewing, quilting, and crafting. Most of all, Janet treasured spending time with her family and friends.

Janet will be missed by her husband, Richard; three children, Tricia Perdew of Dacula, Georgia, Traci (Kyle) Olderog of Durant, and Todd Frick of Durant; four grandchildren, Nicholas and Nash Perdew and Liam and Lily Olderog; one brother, Gary (Joyce) Hahn of West Liberty, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Janet was preceded in death by her parents.