Joanne E. (Laurent) Henrichs 70 of Hillsboro passed away Feb. 24, 2018 at St. Johns hospital in Springfield.
She was born July 20, 1947 in Kenosha Wi., she was preceded in death by her parents William Bill “Frenchie” and Elaine “Tootie” (Blank) Laurent.
She graduated from high school in Kenosha and was a homemaker.
She is survived by her companion of over 37 years Charlie Sale, one son Brian (Amy) Olson of Litchfield two daughters Amy Olson of Hillsboro and Kari (Olson) Rekart of Hillsboro 11 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren brothers David Laurent of Irving, John Laurent of MO., and Jerry Laurent of Litchfield.
She was preceded in death by one daughter Michele Kleinik in 2016 one brother Glenn Laurent and one sister Linda Schilling.
Memorials can be directed to Meals on Wheels or Paws Care.
Memorial service will be Friday March 2nd 2018 at 12:00 P.M. at Hough and Sons Funeral Home in Hillsboro with Rev. Nathan Diveley officiating, visitation will be Friday from 11:00 AM until service time. Private family burial will be at a later date.