Joanne Tolonen passed away at
All About Life Rehabilitation Center peacefully after a long battle with breast
She attended Kewaskum High
School, got her associate degree at Skagit Valley College, and graduated from
Marian College, Fond du Lac, with a degree in social work.
She loved her animals,
Madison, Milo, and Brody.
Joanne is survived by her
three sons: Blake Tolonen, Tyler (Liz)
Tolonen, and Austin Tolonen; a grandson, Dante Tolonen; her siblings: Eileen
(Steve) Field of Colorado, Wayne (Nancy) Tolonen of Tennessee, Judy Gundrum of
Wisconsin, Nancy Tolonen of Wisconsin, David (Jane) Tolonen of Wisconsin, and
Susan Tolonen Lopez-Tan (Daniel Lopez-Tan) of Wisconsin.
She was preceded in death by
her parents and a sister, Cheryl Tolonen.
At Joanne’s request, she will
have a private memorial held for her family.
She asked to be cremated.
In lieu of flowers, memorial
donations may be made to breast cancer research.
Kurki-Mach Funeral Chapel
& Crematory is serving the family, www.kurkimachfuneralchapel.com.