Joanne Tostrud Johnson, 77, of Oak Park, formerly of River Forest, died on July 19, 2016. Born on Oct. 18, 1938, she was a lifelong Lutheran, an avid bridge player, an alumna of Ripon College, and a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority. She spent her career as a certified financial analyst. 

Joanne Johnson is survived by her children, Jill Susan (Kurt Sunderman) and David Calvin (Peggy) Johnson; her grandchildren, Elyssa Joanne (Derek) Salinas Lazarski and Grace Elizabeth Johnson; her siblings, David (Maureen) Tostrud and the late Mary Tostrud; and her nieces and nephew, Julie (Randy) Simonson, Dan (Amanda) Tostrud, and Stephanie (Dean) Jobe. 

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 6, at Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 Division St. in River Forest. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Ripon College, Attn: Advancement Department, P.O. Box 248, Ripon, Wisconsin 54971 are appreciated. 

Arrangements were handled by Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home in Oak Park.

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