Joanne Suzette (Stone) Hansen

July 23, 1954 July 28, 2012

Joanne Suzette (Stone) Hansen found eternal peace Saturday, July 28, 2012, at the age of 58, surrounded by her family at Seasons Hospice, after a courageous battle with lung cancer for the past year. 

Joanne was born July 23, 1954, in Kalamazoo, Mich. She lived in Waukesha for the past 36 years. She married her best friend and loving husband, Todd Hansen, in 1994. She enjoyed gardening, counted cross-stitch, and crocheting. 

She is survived by her husband, Todd, and stepson, Corey Hansen, sister Marie (Butch) Manheim, brother Bob (Donna) Stone, brother Joe Stone, brother Douglas (Cynthia) Stone, 13 nieces and nephews and many relatives and friends. 

She was preceded in death by her infant daughter, Michelle; her parents, Douglas M. and Pearl Stone; and brother Michael Stone. 

No services will be held by her request. A private memorial will be held Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012.