Obituaries

Barbara LaMothe
B: 1941-09-04
D: 2018-10-15
View Details
LaMothe, Barbara
Anna Locke
B: 1927-09-05
D: 2018-10-10
View Details
Locke, Anna
Wilfredo Martell
B: 1936-10-02
D: 2018-10-10
View Details
Martell, Wilfredo
Josiah Dryer
D: 2018-10-09
View Details
Dryer, Josiah
Janice Pace
B: 1960-03-12
D: 2018-10-08
View Details
Pace, Janice
Rochelle Farrey
B: 1945-03-24
D: 2018-10-07
View Details
Farrey, Rochelle
Seth Zupkoff
B: 1962-11-22
D: 2018-10-06
View Details
Zupkoff, Seth
Virginia Schmitz
B: 1926-01-03
D: 2018-10-04
View Details
Schmitz, Virginia
Minnie Matera
B: 1923-11-29
D: 2018-10-01
View Details
Matera, Minnie
Benjamin Rodriguez
B: 1933-01-01
D: 2018-10-01
View Details
Rodriguez, Benjamin
Jo Spiers
B: 1949-11-25
D: 2018-09-30
View Details
Spiers, Jo
William Klopstein
B: 1963-04-16
D: 2018-09-29
View Details
Klopstein, William
Ceanne Hartmann
B: 1939-08-12
D: 2018-09-29
View Details
Hartmann, Ceanne
John Kowalski
B: 1941-05-22
D: 2018-09-28
View Details
Kowalski, John
Shirley Kappeler
B: 1923-11-15
D: 2018-09-27
View Details
Kappeler, Shirley
Ronald Meiszberg
B: 1937-03-23
D: 2018-09-25
View Details
Meiszberg, Ronald
Sidney Pennington
B: 1942-04-07
D: 2018-09-23
View Details
Pennington, Sidney
Michael Sinnen
B: 1955-07-27
D: 2018-09-22
View Details
Sinnen, Michael
Lyle Laveau
B: 1933-03-22
D: 2018-09-21
View Details
Laveau, Lyle
Ricky DeMoe
B: 1961-07-29
D: 2018-09-21
View Details
DeMoe, Ricky
Regina Kasos
B: 1957-06-24
D: 2018-09-20
View Details
Kasos, Regina

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
5111-60th Street
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
Fax: (262) 654-3539
Jo Ann Medley
In Memory of
Jo Ann
Medley
1953 - 2017
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Proko Funeral Home
"We are pleased to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for Jo Ann Medley

Jo Ann  Medley
Jo Ann Medley, 64, of Kenosha, died on Saturday, December 23, 2017, at her home.
She was born June 3, 1953, in Portsmouth, OH.
Jo Ann was the wife, life partner, and steadfast friend to her husband; a great mother and supporter to her children, and a tireless proponent for the underserved in society. She was a registered nurse; whose greatest professional happiness came from her work with those incarcerated within the Kenosha correctional system. At one point in her life, she served on the School Board for the Kenosha Unified School District and acted as President of that organization during much of her tenure. Her primary focus was always the improvement of the system and the welfare of every student. She was, in short, a fighter for those who are unable to do so themselves.
Jo Ann loved the ocean and all things tropical. Her favorite place in this world was the Florida Keys. So, of course, she was a Parrothead! Her love for all things Jimmy Buffett never wavered over the decades. From now on, the grace of dolphins swimming, the meandering of manatees, and the stately flights of pelicans should serve as reminders of Jo Ann for all who truly knew her.
Surpassing all things, Jo Ann was a mother. Her fierce love for her daughter and son knew no bounds. She was, and will forever be, their number one fan.
She is survived by her husband, Greg Carpenter of Kenosha; daughter, Chelsea Riley of Spokane, WA; son, Dylan Riley of Berlin, Germany; sister, Martha (Steve) Hilditch; and two brothers, Jack (Merni) Medley and John (Nancy) Medley.
Visitation for Jo Ann will be held Friday, December 29th, at Proko Funeral Home, from 4:00 p.m. until the time of the service at 6:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Turtle Hospital in Marathon, FL, would be appreciated. “It’s 5:00 somewhere!”
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street
Kenosha, WI 53144
Phone: (262) 654-3533
Visit & Sign Jo Ann’s Online Memorial Book at:
www.prokofuneralhome.com

To send flowers to the family of Jo Ann Medley, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers