Joan V. Belliveau, age 91 passed away on July 3rd at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rhinelander, WI. Joan was born on January 10, 1930 in Woodruff, WI the daughter of Arthur and Adeline Perkins. She graduated from Woodruff High School and married Stuart Belliveau on November 23, 1950.
She worked for over 30 years at Bonson’s Grocery Store in Eagle River and was in the Bowling League in Eagle River and she enjoyed reading and most of all loved raising her 8 children and spending time with them. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her children Kim Belliveau of Berlin, WI; Debbie Belliveau of Woodruff, WI; Karen (Gary) Pockat of St. Germain, WI and Therese Belliveau of Appleton, WI and by her grandchildren Heather (Matt) Calhoun, Ashley (Fred) Niemuth, Amanda Becker, Alexis (Clint) Kimps, Brittany Pockat, Michael, Nicholas, Cierra, Savannah, Elijah and Freedom Ziemann and by great grandchildren Aiden, Jai, Tristan, Rylan, Liam, Beckham and Henley Calhoun, Henry and Charlie Ziemann and Covie Kimps. She is further survived by numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
Joan was preceded in death by her parents Arthur and Adeline Perkins, her husband Stuart, her sons: Charles “Chuck”, Keith and Timothy “Timmy” and by her daughter Michelle “Mitchy” Belliveau and by her siblings: Jay, Arthur “Porky”, Geraldine “Gerry”, Adeline “Babe”, James “Jimmy” and Terry.
Joan was a sweet, selfless, loving and caring person with a calm soul. She was loved by everyone she crossed paths with.
Some people come into our lives and quietly go, others stay for a while and leave footprints on our hearts and we are never the same.
Memorial Mass for Joan will be held on Saturday, August 21st at 11:00 am at Holy Family Catholic Church in Woodruff, WI.
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“The family would also like to thank Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services for their heartfelt services to the Family.”
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