Janet Keisel grew up on a farm in central Illinois, the youngest of three girls. She began attending God's Church with her parents at the age of 12.
After graduating from high school she worked as a secretary until her marriage in 1970. They have three children and four grandchildren.
Janet enjoys time with family and friends, grandchildren, reading, hiking, gardening, making cards and traveling. She and her husband have attended the Feast of Tabernacles in a variety of places in the US plus travels to Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Australia and Canada. These opportunities have given her a wide variety of friendships and perspectives.