JANESVILLE - Monyieene J. "Mrs. Mike," "Chi" Bjoin, age 82, of Janesville, died Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at St. Mary's Janesville Hospital.
She was born in Janesville on June 2, 1931, the daughter of Earl and Myrtle (Olin) Livezey. She married Howard J. Bjoin on March 20, 1948, in Manchester, IA. He preceded her in death on Aug. 7, 2008. Monyieene had been employed by Parker Pen Co. for 40 years. She was a charter member of Peace Lutheran Church and loved to garden, read, travel with her husband and friends, spending summertime around the pool with her family and friends, and she always looked forward to "socializing" with her good friend, Mert.
She is survived by her 2 sons, Michael (Sheila) Bjoin and Paul (Kathy) Bjoin both of Janesville; 5 grandchildren: Shaun Bjoin of Afton, Stacy (Pete) Haubenschild of Canton, GA, Stephanie (Sandy Elgas) Bjoin of Madison, Kristopher (Alison) Bjoin of Janesville, Jonathan (Kristi) Bjoin of Janesville; 5 great grandchildren: Kyle Smith, Rafe Bjoin, Kane Bjoin, Cooper Haubenschild and Chloe Haubenschild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard J. Bjoin, parents and a grandson, Michael Bjoin.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 am, Tuesday, October 8, 2013, at PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH, Janesville, with Rev. Richard Lehmann presiding. Interment will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday, October 7, 2013 from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the SCHENIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY.