Joan F. Rasmussen

May 31, 1928 – May 23, 2014

Joan F. Rasmussen was born into eternal life on May 23, 2014, at the age of 85.

She was the loving mother of Neal (Cindy Rickert) Rasmussen, Dawn (Bruce) Rademan, Ann (Steve) Golish, Arvy (Penny) Rasmussen and Julie (Wyatt) Watson; grandmother and great-grandmother to many; sister of Adele Mayer; sister- in-law of Bonnie Gerdes; and mother-in-law of Darlene Rasmussen. She is further survived by other relatives and many friends.

Joan was preceded in death by her husband, Armand Rasmussen, and a son, Earl Rasmussen.

Joan was a member of the North Prairie Women’s Auxiliary. She was the nature lady and troop leader for the Girl Scouts for many years, and was the dispatcher for the North Prairie Fire Department. Joan enjoyed family vacations, going camping, family get togethers, and most of all, taking care of her grandchildren.

A visitation will be held on Saturday, May 31, at the Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral Home, 930 Main St. (Highway ES), Mukwonago, from 10:00 AM until the time of funeral service at 12:00 noon. Burial will follow at North Prairie Cemetery.

Schmidt & Bartelt Funeral and Cremation Services in Mukwonago is serving the family. For more information, call 363-7126 or visit online at