Joan P. Pusch, 91
July 26, 1925 ó Jan. 14, 2017

Joan P. Pusch, 91 Joan P. Pusch (nee Becker), 91, passed away Jan. 14, 2017, at Angelís Grace Hospice surround by her loving family.
Joan was born July 26, 1925, to Herbert and Elsie (nee Nehls) Becker. She was united in marriage to Wallace Pusch on May 29, 1948, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Woodland.

Joan was a schoolteacher for more than 27 years ó she had a passion for teaching. She was a longtime member of Peace Lutheran Church; she served as a 4-H leader, a choir member and on the mission society. She enjoyed playing golf, tennis, playing cards, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Joan is survived by her beloved children, Gary (Mavis) of Rubicon, Dale (Kathy) of Conyers, Georgia, Glenn (Nancy) of West Bend, and Dennis (Carol) of Kewaskum; her grandchildren, Keath (Elizabeth), Laura (Andrew), Christopher (Rebecca), Ryan, Alyssa, Whitney, Kevin (Esther), Caitlin (Daniel), Tami (Rob) and Tara (Tim); great-grandchildren, Olivia, Alayna, Alexa, Kaya, Ava, Brayden, Alex, Oliver, Rose Marie and Nico; and brother and sisters, Ruby, Evangeline, Calvin (Delores), Beverly (Steve) and Jean (Walter). She is further survived by other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband, Wallace, in 2009; and brothers, Oliver, Daniel, Curtis and Herbert Jr.

Funeral services for Joan will take place at 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 20, at Peace Lutheran Church in Hartford (1001 Center St., Hartford, WI 53027) with the Rev. Paul Waldschmidt officiating. The family will greet relatives and friends at church from 3-5 p.m.

Internment will take place at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hartford.

Memorial donations to Peace Lutheran Church are appreciated.

The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family. Online condolences may be found at