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JoAnn M. Guthrie, age 81, passed away on August 19, 2022, at Dove Healthcare in Bloomer.   She was born June 11, 1941, in Chippewa Falls to Gerald and Leora (Reetz)  Rowe.  

She worked at Burger King for many years and in her younger years enjoyed dancing and riding bike. She was a huge Elvis fan and loved doing crafts, creating an elaborate Christmas Village which was meticulously painted. She also enjoyed shopping at Walmart and spending time with her family and friends.

JoAnn is survived by her children: Michael (Kari) Guthrie of Cornell, Wis. and Peggy (Don) Schuett of Chippewa Falls; brothers:  Dick and Tom Rowe;  grandchildren: Michael Jo, Joshua, Chris, Jesse, David, Tiffany and Daniel; many great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Gerald and Leora;  one daughter: Pamela.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at  Sincere thanks to Dove Health Care Center in Bloomer for their wonderful care of JoAnn.