Joan F. “Joni” Cowan Craine, age 67, of Arbor Vitae, passed on to her heavenly Father on Aug. 25, 2014. Joan was born on Aug. 26, 1946, in Milwaukee, the daughter of James and Elizabeth (Nee Breise) Cowan. Joan graduated in 1964 from Pius High School in Milwaukee. She worked for several car dealerships and doctor offices prior to marrying John Craine on April 25, 1982 and retiring to Arbor Vitae, in 1998.
Joni is survived by her beloved husband, John and by her sister, Linda (Mark) Sheedy of St. Germain; her children David (Cathy) Craine of Waterford, and Scott (Jennifer) Craine of Mesa, Ariz.; grandchildren Brian and Matthew Craine; and by sisters-in-law; Ardis Schildkraut of Mesa, Ariz., and Carole Cowan of Appleton; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and half-brother, James Cowan.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 28, 11 a.m. at Nimsgern Funeral Home Chapel in Woodruff, with a visitation from 10 a.m. till time of service. Burial will take place at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Arbor Vitae.
Online condolences may be shared at www.nimsgernfuneral.com. Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services is serving the family.