Beaverton Historical Society
Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
JoAnn Gatzweiler

   JoAnn Jane Gatzweiler, 76, of Jackson passed away at her home after a long illness with her loving family by her side Sunday, Jan. 21, 2007.

   She was born in Gladwin to August and Myrtle Behnke on Feb. 28, 1930 JoAnn worked at Aeroquip as a payroll supervisor until she married Mathias and then became a full-time homemaker for her family. She enjoyed sewing and reading.

   She is survived by her loving husband, Mathias Gatzweiler of 50 years; two sons, Eric (Karen) Gatzweiler of Charlotte, and Kirk Gatzweiler of Jackson; three grandchildren, Brandi, Barbara and John; and two greatgrandchildren, Skylar and Sophia.

   JoAnn was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Clyde Behnke; and a sister, Connie Courneya.

   Mrs. Gatzweiler is at the Watson Funeral Chapel where funeral services will be held Thursday, Jan. 25, 2007 at 11 a.m., with Reverend Sue Babb officiating, interment in Woodland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of choice.

   Visitation is Wednesday, Jan. 24 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.

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Woodland Cemetery, MI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
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September 2009
Bob Frei
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