Joan F. Jesse

Feb 3, 2021
Jesse, Joan


11:00 a.m. Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Garden View Chapel 


one hour before the service at Garden View Chapel.  


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Joan F. Jesse, 77, of Houston, MN, formerly of Parkersburg, died Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at Valleyview Nursing Home in Houston, MN.  She was born June 20, 1943 in Cedar Falls the daughter of Elbert and Berneice Immings Folken.

She married Roger Jesse on May 16, 1964 in Galena, IL; he preceded her in death on January 7, 2011.  Joan was a homemaker and also had worked at the Barn Café in Dike. Joan enjoyed sewing, making quilts, listening to Jimmy Swaggart, and watching Little House on the Prairie.

Survived by: a daughter; four grandchildren, Jessica (Nic) Miltenberger of Rushford, MN, Tim MacKay of Spring Valley, MN, Courtney MacKay of Elgin, MN, Tyler MacKay of Fountain, MN; four great-grandchildren, Kierah, Dominic, Aiden and Adalynn; and a brother, Wayne (Shari) Folken of Waterloo.

Preceded in death by: her parents and her husband.

Garden View Chapel is in charge of arrangements 319-232-2222.  

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  1. Nancy Jo Stoppelmoor | Feb 11, 2021

    Joan was my best friend for over 50 years after I married a neighbor and former class mate of hers and Wayne's.  We lost track of each other after she became ill and my husband passed away in 2017.  We were closer than sisters for a very long time.  She will be missed, she was loved by so many people .My deepest sympathy to Wayne and Sarah and their families.  She loved you all.

  2. lisa albrecht | Feb 04, 2021
    So sorry - Thoughts and prayers to entire family 
  3. Woods Family | Feb 04, 2021
    So sorry for your family's lost. May god watch over each and everyone of you. 

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