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Joanne K. Anderson

January 25, 1944 — July 25, 2023

New Windsor, IL


Joanne Kathleen Anderson, 79, of New Windsor, Illinois passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2023 at the Genesis East Medical Center in Davenport, Iowa. A graveside service will be held Saturday, August 5, 2023 at 10:00 AM at the Calvary Lutheran Cemetery in New Windsor. Memorial contributions may be left to Tri County Ambulance. Peterson Wallin Knox Funeral Home in Alpha, Illinois is in charge of arrangements.


Joanne was born January 25, 1944 in Moline, Illinois, the daughter of John and Helen Stewart Thorp. She married Gary “Brother” Nyle Anderson on October 18, 1963 in Nashua, Iowa. He passed away May 27, 2022.


She first worked as a beautician before being employed with John Deere where she would retire after 25 years. 


Joanne enjoyed spending time with her family and cherished all of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. 


She is survived by 2 children, Rene (Lonny) Williams of New Windsor, Travis (Joyce) Anderson of Reynolds; 4 grandchildren, Seve (Jennifer) Anderson, Dustin Williams, Caleb Williams, Nyle Anderson; 6 great grandchildren, Lane, Wyatt and Henry Williams, Bronwyn Anderson, Gavin and Gracelyn Hamberg; 1 brother, Donny Thorp of Viola; 1 sister, Marla Whiting of New Windsor; and several nieces and nephews.


Joanne was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and 1 brother, Stewart Thorp.

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