Joanne J. Henderson

  • Born: January 12, 1937
  • Died: August 3, 2021
  • Location: Horicon, Wisconsin

Koepsell-Murray Funeral & Cremation Services, Beaver Dam

N7199 N. Crystal Lake Road
Beaver Dam, WI 53916

Tel. (920) 885-6600

Tribute & Message From The Family


Joanne J. Henderson, 84, a resident of the Christian Homestead of Waupun and formerly of Horicon passed away on Tuesday, August 3, 2021.

Joanne was born the daughter of Edward and Irma (Boeder) Wenger on January 12, 1937 in Beaver Dam. She was a graduate of Mayville High School. She worked many years as a teacher's aide in Horicon and later managed Horicon area restaurants. Joanne was married to Ron Henderson on May 4, 1957 at St. John's Lutheran Church – Browns Corner.

Joanne was a longtime member of St. John's Lutheran Church – Browns Corner and more recently a member of Peace Lutheran Church in Beaver Dam. She volunteered for the Red Cross helping people throughout the community. Joanne was always caring for people whether it was through the church, school, or her community. Joanne had much joy in her life from time spent with family and friends, as well as helping many people in her community. Her family would like to thank the many people for being part of her life.

Joanne is survived by her sons: Scott (Faye) Henderson of Sheboygan and Chris (Charmaine) Henderson of Fox Lake; two siblings: Bonnie (John) Leyerzaph of OR and Edward (Sandy) Wenger of Florence, WI; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ron of 23 years and an infant sister Carren Ann Wenger.

A memorial gathering will be held at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 from 10 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 12 p.m. with Rev. Daniel Seehafer officiating. Inurnment will take place at Oakwood Cemetery in Beaver Dam.

Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com.


Services


Condolence & Memory Journal

To Scott and Chris and family,I'm so sorry on the passing of your mom she was my reading teacher when I was young and I delivered papers to your parents in horicon growing up. Joann was a wonderful person and she will be missed. Hope you find peace in knowing she is sick no more and is at peace. Prayers of peace for you all as well.

Posted by Shannon Seering Keach - FoxLake, WI - Acquaintance   August 10, 2021

To all of Joanne's family, you have our sincere condolences. Jim and Lois Thorn

Posted by Lois Thorn - Horicon, WI - Friend   August 10, 2021

"Chris and Charmaine, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you and your family."

Posted by Mary Wells - Monona, WI - Coworker   August 09, 2021

Mick and I are so sorry for your families loss. Many prayers,hugs,and much love to you all.

Posted by Barbara Hyne - Beaver Dam, WI - Friend   August 07, 2021

Joanne was such a sweet lady, and I feel so blessed to have known her.

Posted by Shirlene Bender - Carencro, LA - Family Friend   August 06, 2021

Sympathies and prayers are being sent for the loss of your mom. May all the memories get you thru this loss.

Posted by Faye and Lonnie (Samplawski) Hoeft - HORICON, WI - Family Friend   August 06, 2021

SCOTT AND CHRIS YOU ARE IN OUR THOUGHTS AN PRAYERS THAT GO OUT TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILIES DURING THIS STRESSFUL TIME. AND WE ARE VERY SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF YOU MOM. OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY PAUL AND BRENDA LEHMAN.

Posted by PAUL LEHMAN - Fond Du Lac, WI - Classmate   August 05, 2021


Family Album