Joan G. Hanson, 84


Joan G. Hanson (nee Drinkwine) of Cedarburg passed away peacefully at Harbor Cove in Port Washington on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at the age of 84.

Joan was born in St. Paul, Minn., on July 2, 1929, the daughter of Frank and Ann (nee Robertson) Drinkwine.  Joan was united in marriage on May 27, 1950, to Robert E. Hanson. Joan was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Cedarburg. Her favorite hobbies were playing bingo and cards, but most importantly spending time with her family.

Joan is survived by her children, Cathy (Dale) Timm and Cindy (William) Hartley; and granddaughter, Erin (Jason) Raasch. Joan is further survived by many special relatives and friends.

Joan was preceded in death by her daughter, Nancy Jo Hanson; brother, Frank Drinkwine; and sister, Donna Miller.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, and 1 p.m. with the Rev. Brent Halverson officiating.  Visitation will be on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.  Interment will be in Graceland Cemetery.

The family would like to offer special thanks to the staff at Harbor Cove for their loving care and compassion.

Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.muellerfuneralhome.com.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.