Jeannie Ann Gowing

Jeannie Ann Gowing

Our Mom, Jeannie Gowing, age 86 of DeForest,  passed away peacefully in her sleep on Monday,  May 19, 2014 at Karmenta Nursing Home in Madison.

Jeannie was born on April 4, 1928 in Waukegan Illinois. The daughter of Joseph and Peggy Peddle. In 1965 Jeannie married her second husband Henry Hanner, together they raised five handsome sons and one beautiful daughter. In 1972, Jeannie and her family moved to Southern California where they lived for over 40 years.  In 1989 Jeannie married her third husband, John Gowing. They retired in the High Desert of California, and Jeannie lived there until the passing of John in 2005.  Jeannie would then come to live with her daughter and grandchildren.  In 2010 Jeannie moved to Wisconsin with her daughter and two small grandsons to be close to her son and daughter in law.

Jeannie was a Telephone operator and a hairdresser in the late 1940’s, she was however a homemaker for most of her life. Jeannie found great pride in herself when she took on a job at McDonalds when she was 60 years old. She also loved being with her grandchildren, they gave her so much happiness.

Jeannie is survived by her son, Brad H. (Vivian H.) son, Bruce H. (Veronica H.) stepson, George H., daughter, PeggyJo H. Granddaughter, Brandi H. (Carlos O.), Grandsons, David and Scott & so many dear friends.

Funeral services will be held at 3pm on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at Christ Lutheran Church, 220 Main St. Deforest, WI 53532.

Mom will be missed every day.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: