Mrs. Joanne (née Poggemann) Schultz was welcomed into Heaven on Wednesday, May 22, 2013.
Joanne was born to Edmund J. Poggemann and Helen Jean (née Beatty) Poggemann on Dec. 6, 1943, in Milwaukee, Wis.
On Aug. 22, 1964, Joanne married Gary A. Schultz at Trinity Lutheran Church in Wausau, Wis. In 1975, Joanne and Gary moved to Eagle River.Among the many blessings of their 48 years of marriage were two children and four grandchildren.
Family was the center of Joanne’s life and time spent with her grandchildren held special meaning.
She was a partner in her husband’s construction business and vacation rental business, a homemaker with a talent and love for gardening, an avid sports fan, always had a “smashing good” idea, a special fondness for Meta Lake, and an ability to make all feel loved and welcome.
Survivors include daughter, Tiffany (Joel) Ludwig, Eagle River; son, Tyler (Meredith) Schultz, Madison, Wis.; grandchildren, Sarah Ludwig, Jennah Ludwig, Roman Schultz and Garrett Schultz; and brother, Robert (Mary Ellen) Poggemann.
A private memorial service will be held by the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National MS Society – Wisconsin Chapter, 1120 James Dr., Hartland, WI 53029.
Online condolences may be expressed at gaffney-busha.com.
|Tuesday, May 28, 2013 3:10 PM|