Passed away peacefully into Eternal Life Tuesday, July 2, 2019, one day shy of her 78th birthday. Beloved wife of Bob Vandenbusch for 55 years. Loving mother of Martha and Sarah Vandenbusch. Proud grandmother of Milly and Zoe. Preceded in death by her sister Elizabeth Brandenstein. Also loved by other family, colleagues, students, and friends.
Joanne was very active in the Milwaukee area deaf community as an ASL interpreter.
Memorial Gathering at Krause Funeral Home, 9000 West Capitol Drive, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 4:00 PM – 6:45 PM. Memorial Service at 7:00 PM.
Special thanks for the exceptional caregiving by Elizabeth, Jayme, Bridget, and the staff at Grace Hospice.