Joanne C. Ploussard

Joanne C. Ploussard of Pewaukee passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at Seasons Hospice with her loving family by her side at the age of 80. She was born in St. Louis, Mo., the only child of Michael and Cecelia (nee Hrdlicka) Korman.

On June 6, 1959, she married Martin Ploussard. Together they lived in the Chicago area for more than 30 years before making their home in Pewaukee for the past 15 years. Joanne enjoyed tending to her gardens and feeding the birds, but most of all she loved being with her family. She was a devout Catholic and member of St. Anthony on the Lake Catholic Church in City of Pewaukee.

She will be sadly missed by her beloved husband of 55 years, Martin “Marty” Ploussard of Pewaukee, and their daughter, Linda (Tim) Cooney of Waukesha. She was the dear grandmother of Brian and JD Cooney and great-grandmother of Owen Cooney. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Visitation will be held on Monday, May 4, from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the 10:00 a.m. memorial Mass at St. Anthony on the Lake Catholic Church, W280N2101 Prospect Ave. (Highway SS), City of Pewaukee, WI 53072. The Rev. Tony Zimmer will preside.

In lieu of flowers, memorials in Joanne’s name are appreciated to St. Anthony on the Lake Catholic Church; the Salvation Army, 445 Madison St., Waukesha, WI 53188; or Misericordia Heart of Mercy, Attn: Sister Rosemary Connelly, 6300 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, IL 60660.

Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at  for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.