JoAnn Haselroth dies peacefully

DOWNEY - JoAnn L. Haselroght died peacefully at home with her family by her side on Jan. 15.She was born in Okawville, Ill., to Adolph and Johannna Niemeier-Brammeier on Jan. 18, 1934. She moved to Downey in 1959 and married Oliver W. Haselroth on Nov. 21, 1959. They bought their home together in 1962 where they had resided for the past 48 years. JoAnn worked as a waitress at Del Rio Lanes for 20 years and retired in 1992. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Oliver W. Haselroth; sisters, Betty Wallace of Carlyle, Ill., and Lucille Moeller of Richview, Ill.; son, Don Dotson and his wife, Theresa Dotson, of Calimesa, Calif.; daughter, Lynn Walker and her husband, Norman Walker, of Louisville, Ky.; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Kristie Dotson. Funeral services will be held Jan. 20 at Weaver-Hughes Mortuary in Yucaipa.

********** Published: January 13, 2011 - Volume 9 - Issue 39