Jimmie Paul Janowitz, 62, was born February 16, 1941, in Red Wing, Minnesota, a son of the late Paul and Gertrude Janowitz, and died Wednesday, February 19, 2003, at De Soto. He was a Food Service Director. Mr. Janowitz was a U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was Past State Commander of Am Vets; member of Am Vets Post 48; American Legion Post I and Democratic Committee-man for Valle Township. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church. Survivors include his wife, Susan (Culver) Janowitz; (They were married in Florida, September 18, 1970.); two daughters, Leanne Claseman, Stillwater, Minnesota and Kelly Janowitz, St. Louis, Missouri; a son, Michael (wife Jennifer) Janowitz, St. Louis; two sisters, Sue Ann Hillard and Leah Vance, St. Paul, Minnesota; five grandchildren; other relatives and many friends. Funeral services were held 10 a.m. Monday, February 24, 2003, from Grace Lutheran Church, De Soto, with Pastor Steven Flo presiding. Burial was in Peaceful Ridge Cemetery, De Soto. Mahn Funeral Home, De Soto was in charge of all arrangements.