ESCANABA - Joanne (Jaeger) Latva, 78, of 1617 S. 17th Ave., Escanaba, passed away Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at her home surrounded by her loving family after a courageous year-long battle with cancer.
Among her survivors include her husband, Howie.
Visitation will be held on Friday, Nov. 30, at the Crawford Funeral Home in Escanaba from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. with the rosary to be recited at 3:30 p.m. The funeral mass will follow at 5 p.m. at St. Anne's Church with Rev. Fran DeGroot officiating. A luncheon will follow in the church hall.
Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations to be made to the Escanaba Public Library.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Latva family.