Joanne Marie Boxer

MARQUETTE, MI. – Joanne Marie Boxer, age 85, a resident of Brookridge Heights Assisted Living Facility, entered eternal life Friday morning, August 16, 2013, in the loving, comforting care of her family.

The family will receive relatives and friends at the Swanson-Lundquist Funeral Home on Monday, August 19, from 2:00 pm until the time of service at 4:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1700 W. Fair Avenue, Marquette, MI. 49855 or UPAWS (Upper Peninsula Animal Welfare Shelter) P.O. Box 968, Marquette, MI 49855.

A complete obituary will be published in Sunday’s Mining Journal.

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