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Joanna Ver Halen

September 1, 1956 January 19, 2019
Joanna Ver Halen
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Joanna Ver Halen, age 62, a 37 year resident of River Forest passed away on January 19, 2019 after a short illness. Joanna was born in Clinton, Indiana on September 1, 1956 to the late Tolbert and Della Bushong. She graduated from Turkey Run High School in Marshall, Indiana in 1974 and received her bachelor’s degree from Purdue University in 1977. After she moved to River Forest she attended and received her law degree from Loyola University College of Law. Joanna was a long time member of the Chicago Chapter of the American Needlepoint Guild. She is the beloved wife of Jon; loving mother of Alison, Gregory and Nicholas; dear sister of John Bushong; caring daughter-in-law of Marilyn and the late Richard Ver Halen and sister-in-law of Mark (Jina Lebert), Kirk (Jimmie Lopez), Erik (Stephanie), Ben (Trish), Lisa (Donald) Maxwell, Christian (Nisha) and Todd Ver Halen; fond aunt and great-aunt of many.

Visitation 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday January 23 at Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 203 S. Marion St., Oak Park. Interment private.

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3:00 PM 1/23/2019 3:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 1/23/2019 9:00:00 PM
Drechsler Brown & Williams Funeral Home

203 South Marion Street
Oak Park, IL 60302

Drechsler Brown & Williams Funeral Home
203 South Marion Street Oak Park 60302 IL
United States

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