Janet K. Halberg, age 70 of River Falls, WI, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, September 28, 2018. Janet was born the daughter of Ralph and Mabel (Hayes) Pollock on July 1, 1948 in Coshocton, OH. She grew up on the farm in Coshocton County, attending Ridgewood High School in West Lafayette, OH and graduating salutatorian with the class of 1966. Janet received her Bachelor of Science in Education from Ohio University in Athens. She was married to Ronald L. Halberg on August 28, 1974 in Van Wert, OH. Janet taught middle school math before becoming a computer programmer for Macalester College where she spent 20 years. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, as well as gardening, fishing, bird watching, completing word puzzles, collecting Coca Cola trays and making music. She was an intelligent, strong woman who was hard working and caring. As a resident of Kinnic Long Term Care in River Falls for many years, Janet appreciated the friendships she formed and the care she received. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Halberg; parents, Ralph and Mabel Pollock; brother, Dennis Pollock; and brother-in-law, Larry Pope. Janet is survived by her children, Ben Halberg and Sara (Kyle) Olson; grandchildren, Sophia and Jackson Halberg and Matthew and Claire Olson; sister, Karen Pope; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends. A Funeral Service was held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at 2 pm at Christ Lutheran Church, 510 Germain Street, Somerset, WI. Visitation was also on Sunday from 1-2 pm at the church. Interment was in Oakland Cemetery in Star Prairie, WI. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of River Falls.