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Jannah Lynne Tofte

November 21, 1951 — September 21, 2015

Jannah Lynne Tofte
(November 21, 1951 - September 21, 2015)
Jannah Lynne (Carnes) Tofte, age 63, passed away September 21, 2015 surrounded by family. She was born November 21st, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Jesse and Alta (Seybold) Carnes. Jannah enjoyed square dancing. She also liked playing card games and board games with family and friends. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and friend to many. Jannah enjoyed her coffee often referring to “Coffee with the girls”. She also liked to sing karaoke and was known for having her own machine. Jannah cherished her friends and family and will be deeply missed.
She is preceded in death by her parents - Jesse and Alta Carnes; a daughter - Angela Freeman; her husband - Sivert “Tiny” Tofte; and a brother - Jesse Carnes, Jr.
Jannah is survived by three children - Michael Freeman (Jackie), Terry Freeman and Tina Turner (Ralph); 15 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 1st, 2015 at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick, Indiana. Visitation will be before the service starting at 11:00 a.m.
Following the service, Jannah will be laid to rest with her parents in Mount Lebanon Cemetery in French Lick, Indiana.
Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, 9640 W. State Rd. 56, French Lick, Indiana. 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website –
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