Joanne L. Gust, 86, once of Spring Valley

Joanne, L. Gust, 86, of Hudson, Wis., died peacefully on Friday, March 22, 2019.

She was born Feb. 5, 1933.

She enjoyed music, movies, books, travel and made her family her top priority. From approximately 1975 to1987, she and her husband owned "John's V Store" in Spring Valley.

She had a great sense of humor and way of making every event memorable and enjoyable.

She is survived by her children, Steve (Theresa), Bonnie (Art) Guerrero, Tim and Susie (Ed) Nelson; eight grandchildren, Dave (Cindy), Dan, Brian (Heather), Kristina (Russ), Marc, Michele (Chris), Jake (Erin) and Nicole (Jason); 10 great-grandchildren with another one on the way and many other loving family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, John (Jack) Gust.

A celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, April 13, at 12 p.m., with a visitation starting at 10:30 a.m. at Bradshaw Celebration Of Life Center, 2800 Curve Crest Boulevard at the northwest corner of Highway 36 and County Road 5 in Stillwater.

Memorials preferred to Lakeview Hospice.