January 30, 1927 ~ January 20, 2016
JoAnn Brause was born on January 30, 1927 to Ernest and Nellie Hopkins in Waterloo, Iowa. JoAnn was the loving wife of the late John A. Brause. She was the devoted mother to Michelle Stringham of Cabo San Lucas, Grandmother to Jonette of Maxwell, and Great Grandmother to Jordan of Oakland. She was a sister of Erna Noble of Rancho Cucamnnga, Ellen Barbari of Napa, the late Frances Bauman, and the late Mary Henning. JoAnn was also survived by several Nieces and Nephews.
A Memorial Celebration will be Tuesday January 26, 2016 at 12 PM, at Berge-Pappas-Smith Chapel of the Angels, 40842 Fremont Blvd, Fremont, CA. 94538.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your favorite charity or the American Cancer Society in JoAnn's name.