Joanne M. Anderson(1942 - 2013)

Anderson, Joanne M.

Joanne M. Anderson, 70, Green Bay, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2013, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born December 1, 1942, in Chicago, IL, to John and Florence (Regula) Vlock.

Joanne relocated to Green Bay in 1972, where she owned and operated Central Bar until her retirement. Despite the views of her generation, Joanne embraced the diverse communities that surrounded her and her family.

Joanne is survived by her daughter, Julie (Norbert) Wypishinski; her son, Mark (Loretta-John Mencheski) Stanislawski; step-son, Bobby (Debbie) Anderson, Jr.; grandchildren, Maya, Sierra, and Tristin Stanislawski, Malorie Stanislawski and Kristy (Grant) Lagers; and her great-grandchildren, Brandon, Katelynn, Kaylee, and Piper. She is further survived by her significant other, Jay Copiskey.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Anderson; a son, John Stanislawski; and her parents.

Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., from 4 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, July 2. The Memorial Service will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with Ann Froelich officiating. To send online condolences, please go to

The family would like to express a special thank you to the staff at the Vince Lombardi Cancer Center for their kind and compassionate care.

Funeral Home

Blaney Funeral Home - Green Bay
1521 Shawano Ave.  Green Bay, WI 54303

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on June 30, 2013