Joanne Mary BoehmApril 17, 1937 ~ October 13, 2017 (age 80)
Joanne Mary Boehm, age 80, of Peotone, passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017 at River North of Bradley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born on April 17, 1937 in Chicago, the daughter of Will and Irene (Vistain) Larson. She married George C. Boehm on March 3, 1956. Joanne worked as a secretary for Southwood Junior High School, School District 160, in Country Club Hills. She was a member of Peotone United Methodist Church and volunteered for the Salvation Army. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, and was an avid golfer and bridge player.
She is survived by her husband, George C. Boehm of Peotone; two sons and daughters-in-law, Douglas (Patti Jo) Boehm of Homewood and Dave (Tammy) Boehm of Yorkville; and eight grandchildren, Kyle, Hannah, and Olivia Boehm and Katie, Sarah, Andrew, Chloe, and Wyatt Boehm. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, William.
A memorial visitation will be held at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home on Sunday, October 22 from 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. with a memorial service conducted at 3:00 p.m., Rev. Al Campbell and Rev. Richard Young officiating. Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund (J.D.R.F.) or Guiding Eyes for the Blind would be appreciated.