Joan C. Jansen, 89

    Joan C. Jansen, 89, of Rothschild, died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011, at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
    Joan was born in Farmington to the late Nick and Ida (nee Croat) Gonnering. On Nov. 20, 1945, she married Eugene Jansen. He preceded her in death in January 1994.
    Joan worked for USDA as a clerk.
    Survivors include her son, Joseph "Joe" Jansen of Rothschild; and a sister, LaVerne "Lala" Gonnering of Macon, Ga.
    Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 8, at St. Therese Catholic Church, 113 Kort St., Rothschild. The Rev. Janusz Kowalski will officiate. Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until time of service at the church.
    Brainard Funeral Home Everest Chapel, 5712 Memorial Court, Weston, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to