Joanne D. Kiesow

Joanne D. Kiesow, nee Kolander, 64, of West Bend, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008 at Kathy Hospice.

Joanne was born on Oct. 8, 1943 in Lakefield, Minn. to the late Willard and Doris (Baumann) Kolander, and married James C. Kiesow on Aug. 21, 1965 in Lakefield.

The couple resided in West Bend since 1970.

Joanne is survived by her husband of 42 years, James; a daughter, Jen-nifer (Craig) Erdmann of St. Louis Park, Minn.; a son, Jeffrey of Chicago, Ill.; and four grandchildren.

She is further survived by her mother, Doris Kolander of Lakefield; a sister; two brothers; a sister-in-law; a brother-in-law; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Joanne will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2, at 2 p.m. at Our Saviorís Lutheran Church, 1044 S. Silverbrook Drive, West Bend, with Pastor Pam Marolla officiating.

Cremation will be at Paradise Cremation Ser-vices.

Visitation will be at the church only on Saturday noon until time of service.

Memorials are appreciated to the Vince Lombardi Cancer Center, Kathy Hospice, Our Saviorís Lutheran Church and West Bend Community Memorial Library.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family