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Obituary for Joanne Mary Fox

FOX, JOANNE MARY, age 75, of Mt. Pleasant, passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2020, at McLaren Central Michigan.

Funeral Services for Joanne will take place on Saturday, November 14, 2020, at 3 p.m. at Clark Family Funeral Chapel. The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 12th beginning at 5 p.m. and on Friday, November 13, beginning at 12 p.m. Both visitation dates will be held at the Leaureaux residence, 9282 E. Remus Road, Mt. Pleasant. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral chapel and at the Leaureaux residence.

Joanne was born in Yuba, Michigan, on April 28, 1945. She retired from General Motors after 30 years. Joanne was the most generous, beautiful person. She loved her family and taking care of everyone. There was never a stranger, and everyone was always welcome at her home. Joanne was known as Grandma Jo to everyone.

Joanne is survived by her life partner Roger Martell of Mt. Pleasant; her children Terri (Paul) Rueckert of Clare, Donald Leaureaux, Jr. of Mt. Pleasant, Toni Leaureaux of Mt. Pleasant, Brandon Leaureaux of California, Jasmine Monroe of Mt. Pleasant, and Casey Monroe of Mt. Pleasant; 15 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; a great-great-granddaughter; brother Ronald Judson of Suttons Bay; sisters Rosemary Judson of Suttons Bay, Elizabeth Gibbs of Traverse City, Debra Fox of Suttons Bay; and brother-in-law Ollie Pierce of Traverse City.

Joanne was preceded in death by her parents; daughter Tamara Leaureaux; sisters Barbara, Jeanette, Cheri, and Linda; and brothers Moses and Leroy.