Jan Alise (Weidner) Milburn, 51, of Owatonna, MN the daughter of Bess and Marvin Weidner was born in Lemars, IA. She attended Kingsley-Pierson High School in Kingsley, IA and graduated in 1985. She lived in Wisconsin for many years, most recently in Columbus, before moving to Owatonna to be closer to family. The national Alliance on Mental Illness was important to Jan. She was an advocate for improved understanding of depression.
She died unexpectedly but peacefully December 6, 2018 at St Mary's Hospital in Rochester, MN from a brain aneurysm. Jan is survived by her daughter Megen Milburn of Brooklyn Center, MN, son Preston Milburn of Owatonna, Mother Bess Weidner of Owatonna, Brother Marvin (Bobbie) Weidner of Crystal, MN and their children Alyssa and Sam; Sister Ann (Brent) Jorgenson of Maplewood, MN and their children Zach and Sarah. Preceded in death by Father Marvin Weidner, Grandparents Sam and Bessie Slater of Kingsley, IA and Grandmother Audrey Weidner of Butte NE. She was loved and will be missed.