Joanne Brogan (82) of Cedar Rapids passed away peacefully on August 7, 2019 at the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House in Hiawatha. Visitation will take place Friday August 9, 2019 at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home from 4-7pm. Funeral service will be Saturday August 10, 2019 at the Cedar Memorial Chapel of Memories starting at 10am. Burial to follow in Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery.
Joanne Brogan was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa to Julius and Arnette Moneypenny. She graduated from Roosevelt High School and earned a degree in flora-culture from Kirkwood Community College. She married the love of her life Jack Brogan on August 17, 1957.
Surviving are daughters Julie Berckes (Randy), Jinnine Glasford (Jay), Jody Brogan and son Raymer Brogan (Becki); sister Jean Henchal; grandchildren Jeff Berckes (Leslie), Michael Berckes, Scot Glasford (Amy), Whitney Dalecky (Brandon), Amy Jo Brogan and Bridgette Brogan. Many special nieces and nephews, and 5 great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her husband Jack Brogan, her parents, Julius and Arnette Moneypenny, brothers Robert and Edwin Moneypenny, sister Virginia Cooley.
A special thank you to the Dennis and Donna Oldorf Hospice House and Dr. Gray