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JoAnne Shearer

February 12, 1945 — November 2, 2022

Davis Junction

JoAnne Shearer

JoAnne M. Shearer, age 77, died Wednesday, November 2, 2022 at home.  She was born February 12, 1945 in Rockford the daughter of Robert and Esther (Schumacher) Swanson. She graduated from Stillman Valley High School Class of 1963.  She married Dennis “Denny” Shearer on March 7, 1964 at the Monroe Center Community Church. She was a member of the SMSF Club Women’s Auxiliary and the Davis Junction Bells. She loved going to the casino and yearly trips to Vegas with her husband. In her spare time; she could be found humming and tending to her garden and flower beds, baking pies, visiting the neighbors or watching Wheel of Fortune. She had quite the sweet tooth and couldn’t go with out her Milky Way, Milk Duds, or ice cream. But, the most important thing in her life was her family. She adored being a grandmother and great grandmother and would always make sure they felt loved and spoiled. She was predeceased by her husband, parents, daughter Tammy Wetzel, sisters-in-law, Diana Spray and Shirley Shearer, and brothers-in-law, John (Marge) Shearer and Larry (Marlene) Shearer.  She is survived by her daughter Kim (Jeff) Kubly; 5 grandchildren; Autumn (Owen Morse) Kubly, Tamra Kubly, Jacob Kubly, Brandon (Kayla) Wetzel and Blake (Alina Llanas) Wetzel; great grandson, Oakley Morse; sister, Janice (Bill) Olson; sister-in-law, LuAnna (John) Jennings; brothers-in-law, Ken Shearer, Forest (Bev) Shearer, and Ray Spray; and several nieces and nephews.

A celebration of Life open house will be from 1-4 pm, on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2022 at the Monroe Center Fire Department.  A memorial fund is established in JoAnne’s name and can be directed to her family.

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, December 10, 2022

1:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Monroe Center Fire Station

104 West St, Monroe Center, IL 61052

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