June 24, 2021
Janice Sue Baden, 66, died June 18, 2021 in Kansas City, Kan. Janice, known as Jan, was born on June 30, 1954, in Hebron, Neb. to Helen and Albert Hoops.
Jan grew up on the family farm outside of Byron. She graduated from Byron High School in 1972. On Dec.28, 1981, Jan married Leo Otto Baden. They raised two sons, Nicholas and Joshua, together in Colby, Kan.
Jan had a passion for baking. She made the best desserts, especially Christmas cookies. She was a lover of music, including the Beatles and the Carpenters. Jan attended concerts performed by many bands. Jan enjoyed traveling. She tra...