Joan Alibrando

  • Born: April 27, 1929
  • Died: April 4, 2017
  • Location: Kaukauna, Wisconsin

Wichmann Funeral Home

537 North Superior Street
Appleton, WI 54911
Tel. (920) 739-1231

Tribute & Message From The Family

Joan Alibrando, 87, passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 after a short stay at St. Paul Home. Joan was born on April 27, 1929 to Herbert and Marie (Rieth) Haessly. She was united in marriage to Joseph Alibrando on January 19, 1952. Joan enjoyed knitting and made many intricate baby booties and doll clothes. She was an active blood donor and donated many gallons over the years. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her close friends. Their coffee time, birthday celebrations and many outings will always hold special memories. Joan is survived by her son Thomas (Julie) Alibrando, other relatives and friends. Joan was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Joe, a son Pat, a sister Carol and a brother Paul. The funeral liturgy for Joan will be held on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 3:00 PM at HOLY CROSS CATHOLIC CHURCH, 309 Desnoyer St., with Fr. Tom Pomeroy officiating. A time of visitation will be held on Friday from 2:00 PM until the time of the mass at church. Online condolences may be expressed at The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the caregiving staff at Appleton Retirement Community, St. Paul Home and her close friends for all the support over the years. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund is being established.


Condolence & Memory Journal

My condolences for your loss. May God soften your grief during this difficult time. Please be comforted in knowing how precious your loved one is in God's eyes. (Psalms 116:15)

Posted by S. Hill - MD   April 08, 2017

I'm so sorry for your loss! Our small family seems to be getting smaller. My prayers are for peace in your hearts.

Posted by Eric Glaff    April 06, 2017

A nice person...she will be missed.

Posted by Dan Justdantanks - Chapleau, ON   April 06, 2017

Tom&Julie; Our deepest sympathy to you both. Thoughts and prayers are with you!

Posted by Bud and Tude    April 06, 2017