Joan M. O’Loughlin, age 76, of Adams, Wisconsin died Thursday, February 21, 2013 at her home following a long battle with cancer.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Friendship, Wisconsin. Father James P. McNamee will officiate. Interment will be at the St. Leo Catholic Cemetery, Friendship, Wisconsin.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday at Roseberry’s Funeral Home. Rosary will be held at 7:30 p.m. and a prayer service at 7:45 p.m. on Monday evening at the funeral home. Friends may call again on Tuesday at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of Mass.
Joan was born July 2, 1936 in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin to Roy and Marie (Morris) Sage. She graduated from St. Mary Springs High School in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and later attended Marion College in Fond du Lac. She married James Raymond O’Loughlin on April 27, 1963 at Presentation Church in North Fond Du Lac. The couple lived in North Fond du Lac before moving to Adams in 1976. Joan worked at the Day Care Center and also worked for the Adams-Friendship School District as a teacher’s aide. Joan enjoyed playing the piano, shopping, cooking, going up north to the cottage, spending time with her grandchildren.
Joan was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and was an Eucharist Minister for St. Joseph’s. Memorials may be directed to the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church for Masses.
Joan was preceded in death by her parents, Roy & Marie Sage.
Survivors include her husband: James O’Loughlin of Adams, Wisconsin; son: Richard O’Loughlin of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; daughter: Molly (Doug) Wiese of Friendship, Wisconsin; grandson: Brian O’Loughlin of Kenosha, Wisconsin; granddaughter: Brenna Bays of Friendship, Wisconsin; grandson: Collin Bays of Friendship, Wisconsin; sister, Mary Ellen (David) Haack of Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin; sister: Alexandra (LeRoy) Braun of N. Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.