Joanne Howeth, 81, passed away on Dec. 27, 2018, after a long bout with Alzheimer’s disease. She was born in Chicago to Joseph and Maybelle Kurfirst Dec. 12, 1937, and later moved with her parents to Marinette, Wis., where she worked for the Scott Paper Co. Joanne was an accomplished artist, working primarily in oils, painting landscapes and still-life. She made many friends who will mourn her passing.
    Joanne is survived by her husband, Neale. She was the youngest of four children. Her parents, siblings and all other close relatives preceded her in death.
    Interment is scheduled to take place in Marinette, in the Forest Home Cemetery.
    Special thanks to Presbyterian Hospice for their care and support. Please visit our online guestbook for Joanne at