Joan L. Cors, age 76, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on August 25, 2013.

She was born on January 18, 1937 in East Chicago, the daughter of the late William and Eva (Elliott) Wieland. Joan attended schools in Jackson Township, Valparaiso, Indiana and Indiana State University. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Cors on August 30, 1958.

Joan was passionate about following politics, playing bridge with her girl friends, gardening, helping kids learn to read, following her Milwaukee Brewers, and being active in her church. She adored every moment she spent with her grandchildren, Morgan and Erica and her great-great niece, Hannah.

Survivors include her husband, Ken; a daughter, Stacy (Mike) Ramaker of Oconomowoc; a son, Mark of Milwaukee; granddaughters, Morgan and Erica; her siblings, John "Jack" Wieland and Connie Horsley; other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by and infant daughter; her parents; mother and father-in-law; five sisters, Viola, Lorraine, Betty, Virginia and Jane; and a brother, William Jr.

A memorial service will be held on Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, Prairie du Sac, with the Rev. John Smith officiating. Friends may call at HOOVERSON FUNERAL HOME, Sauk City, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 28, 2013.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred for the American Cancer Society or the Grand Avenue Listening Club.