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Joanne Magnuson Rhoades, 77

Joanne Magnuson Rhoades, 77

Died Jan. 19, 2014

Joanne Marie was born on Jan. 28, 1936, to Hilton and Marie (Kolbe) Magnuson at St. John's Hospital in Red Wing, Minn.

Joanne 'Joey' married Glen 'Skip' Edblom, in Red Wing and later moved their family to Texas in the 1960s. They were later divorced. Joey married Jerry Don Rhoades.

The past 15 years she resided in Albuquerque, N.M. She had been a resident at St. Theresa's HealthCare, following a fall in August until her death on Sunday, Jan. 19.

Joey has been known for her cheerful spirit especially in her younger years at Central High School in Red Wing. Joey was a member of both the American Legion Post 99 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 401 Women's Auxiliary, and was an Honorary member of the United States Marine Corps League, all of Albuquerque.

She is survived by sons Daniel (Tracey) of Novato, Calif., Jon of Durango, Colo.; sisters Koryl Magnuson, and Kandice (Wade) Duffing of Red Wing, Kris (Steve) Hammel of Rochester; three granddaughters; sister-in-law Judith (Edblom) Jojola; and several nephews and nieces.

Her parents; step-parents; and daughter preceded her in death.

A private family service was held with Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque in charge of arrangements.