Joanne Frances (Holland)
Joanne Frances (Holland) Machmer, 82, passed away February 28, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. She was born on January 18, 1936 in Hastings, Nebraska and grew up in Ventura, California. She graduated from Ventura High School in 1954, where she was involved in community groups including Jobs Daughters, where she was appointed Queen. After college, she served time with the Peace Corps in the Philippines, returning home to become a teacher, wife and mother.
Joanne is predeceased by her husband, Robert Machmer. She is survived by her son, Eric; daughter, Alison; sister, Alice Jean (Holland) Triggs; sister, Barbara (Holland) Westwick Jorgensen; and granddaughters, Caroline and Katie.
Published in Ventura County Star on Aug. 5, 2018.