|10/3/2019 2:00:00 PM|
Beloved wife and mother, Joanne Flanagan passed away peacefully at home on September 21, 2019.
She was born on July 18, 1941, in St. Paul, MN, to Harold and Gwendolyn Allison.
Joanne grew up in the Lindstrom area and attended Chi Hi in Lindstrom. On September 13, 1958, Joanne married the love of her life, Jerry Flanagan, and they enjoyed 61 years of life together on this earth. They have three sons; Curt, Ricky, and Craig. They made their first home in Circle Pines, then moved to Stacy in 1971.
Family has always been important to Joanne and she enjoyed spending time with them. Joanne enjoyed yardwork, especially maintaining her beautiful flower gardens. Her meals, canned goodies and special treats will be missed by all those who knew her
Joanne was preceded in death by her parents, Gwendolyn Peterson and Harold Allison; brothers, Roger and Kent Allison; brother-in-law Gene Ramacher; nephews, Larry Erickson and Randy Ramacher; grandparents, aunts and uncles.
She is survived by husband: Jerry Flanagan; sons Curt (Rachele) and Ricky (Lori), Craig (Patty); grandchildren: Jamie (Jason) Olson, Beth (Chad) Baucom, Shawn (Kristie) Flanagan, Kristin Flanagan, Nick Flanagan, Mitch (Sarah Sarracco) Flanagan; great-grandchildren: Joe, Samantha and Elijah Larson, Gwendolyn, Bernice and Hank Baucom, Tommy and Jerry Flanagan; siblings, Patti (Dennis) Peterson, Dorie (Lewis) Dennis, Chet (Joanne) Allison; siblings-in-law, Patty Ramacher (Dave Kammerer), Billy (Phyllis) Flanagan; and many nieces and nephews.
A private family memorial is planned.