Joann was born on March 23, 1933 and passed away on Thursday, October 26, 2017. Joann was a resident of Waukon, Iowa at the time of passing. Mass of Christian burial will be held Monday, October 30th, at 2:00 PM at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Waukon with Fr. Burial will be at St. Mary's Lycurgus Cemetery, rural Waukon. Friends may call from 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM Monday at the church, where there will be a 9:30 AM rosary led by Fr. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the St. Patrick's School in Waukon or to the REACH suicide prevention organization (c/o NEI Behavioral Health Center, PO Box 349, Decorah, IA 52101).