Joanne Merz

Feb. 7, 1942 - Nov. 10, 2006

Joanne (nee Schickowski) Merz, 64, of Dousman, found peace Friday, Nov. 10, 2006.

She is survived as the beloved wife of William, loving mother of Scott (Rebecca) and Paul (Jennifer), and dear grandmother of Abigail and Logan. Joanne is further survived as the dear sister of Jack (Mary Ellen), Allen (Sharon), LeeRoy, Dale (Elaine), Jim, Dennis (Linda) and Tom (Susan) Schickowski; beloved daughter-in-law of Augusta Borck; special family friend of George McDonald; as well as brothers- and sisters-in-law, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held at 4 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, with a service to follow at 7 p.m. Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15 at Prairie Home Cemetery, where mourners will meet. In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates memorials.

Church and Chapel Rudolph Larsen Brothers Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.