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Devils Lake Journal - Devils Lake, ND
  • OBIT: Janet K. (Dockter) Bird

  • Janet K. (Dockter) Bird, 67, found peace in the love of her Lord, Thursday evening, July 12, 2012.  


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  • Janet K. (Dockter) Bird, 67, found peace in the love of her Lord, Thursday evening, July 12, 2012.   
    A memorial service will be conducted in the rose garden of the Minnestrista Center, Muncie, IN, on Thursday, July 19 at 12 p.m. Deacon Gary Kuenz will officiate. Cremation has taken place.
    She was born on August 7, 1944, in Harvey, ND, the daughter of Rudy and Alyce (Subart) Dockter.
    Janet graduated from the Starkweather Public School and later received her nursing degree from St. Joseph’s School for Nursing in Minot, ND.  Ms. Bird dedicated her career to caring for others as a Registered Nurse at Ball Memorial Hospital and General Motors and was sincerely loved by her family and friends. She enjoyed gardening and loved her cats. Janet attended St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.
    Surviving are two daughters, Katherine Meeks (husband, John), Valrico, FL and Leah Butler (husband, Mark), Muncie; one son, David Brian Bird (wife, Eileen), Mooresville, NC; three grandchildren, Kaleb and Katie Meeks both of Valrico, FL and Lukas Butler, Muncie; three sisters, Laurette Olson (husband, Richard), Tacoma, WA, Susan Whetter (husband, Ron), Grand Forks, ND and Jeanie Egeland (husband, Marlin), Edmore, ND; one brother, Don Dockter (wife, Ruth), Burlington, VT; and several nieces and nephews.
    She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Larry Dockter.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal Rescue Fund (ARF) 1209 W. Riggin Rd; Muncie, IN 47303 or online at   www.munciearf.com.
    Online condolences may be made to the family in care of www.parsonmortuary.com.
    Parson Mortuary, Muncie IN, is in charge of arrangements.

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