Visitation for JoAnn Zohner, 61, of rural Norfolk, will be from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Saturday, July 17, 2021, at St. John Lutheran Church Parish Hall, in Battle Creek. Her family would love friends and family to join them afterwards out at the home place for her celebration of life.
JoAnn was born on November 16, 1959, the daughter of Willard and Jerrine (Anderson) Kohlhof. She graduated from Battle Creek High.
On September 7, 1977, JoAnn married William “Bill” Zohner at St. John Lutheran Church in Battle Creek.
She enjoyed reading and playing “word” games. She had a love for the outdoors, taking care of animals and working in her garden. JoAnn, also, loved spending time with her grandbabies and passing on her love for the song “You Are My Sunshine”
JoAnn “Mama Jo” is survived by her parents, her husband and her children: Cassie (Josh) Tuttle, of Norfolk, Chrissy (Wyatt) McGhee, of Randolph, NE, Chanda (Chad) Wurdeman, of Madison, NE, Chelsea Zohner, of Randolph, NE, Caity (Matt) Johnson, of Black Hawk, SD, Callie Zohner, of Omaha, NE and Caleb (Bridget) Zohner, of Stanton; 11 grandchildren; one brother Dennis (Susie) Kohlhof, of Norfolk and one sister, Sherryl (Mick) Sawyer, of Inman, NE, and many nieces and nephew.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Phyllis Higel, niece, Lynn Thingstad Tosh and nephew Ben Kohlhof.