Janet “Jan” Schiffler


Janet “Jan” Susan (Pulchinski) Schiffler, age 69 of Albany courageously battled ALS until she passed away on Mother’s Day. Family and friends gathered Sunday, May 21st at Shady’s Hometown Tavern in Albany.
Janet was born October 11, 1953, in Chicago, IL, to Eugene and Georgiana Pulchinski. She was united in marriage to Robert “Bob” Schiffler on June 17, 1977. Jan owned and operated the Albany DMV for 43 years. She loved fishing, tanning, exercising, golfing, and playing softball and pickleball. She enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Jan is survived by her children, Amy Schiffler, Albany; Kris (Amanda) Schiffler. Albany; Cory (Lisa) Schiffler, Albany, and Jill (Jordan) Parrott, Maple Grove. She is also survived by five grandchildren, Haley, Hannah, Braxton, Beckham, and Brayden Schiffler; and her brothers and sisters, Karen Candusso, IL; Dennis (Lori) Pulchinski; IL, Kathy Doran, FL; Tony (Kathy) Pulchinski, MN; Linda (Steve) Kloeckner, MN, and brother-in-law Kevin Huhne.
She is preceded in death by her parents, sister Nancy Huhne, and husband, Bob Schiffler.