Jean Ellen Formanek

Jean Ellen Formanek passed away Dec. 21, 2022, in Hutchinson, KS.  She was born June 20, 1939, in Estherville, IA, and was a 1957 graduate of Grantsburg High School.

Over the years Jean held positions at a the Chicago Sun Times, North States in Siren, and as a teachers’ aid in Grantsburg.  Jean was a Jailer-Dispatcher at the Burnett County Sheriff’s office for 18 years which is where she met her husband Jim Formanek.