JoAnn Mae Dormanen
04/23/1935 - 11/19/2018
JoAnn M. Dormanen, 83, passed away Monday, November 19, 2018 at St. Raphael’s Health and Rehab in Eveleth. A memorial service will be held Friday, November 23, 2018 at Range Funeral Home at 10:00 am with visitation one-hour prior. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the online guest book or to send condolences, please visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com.
JoAnn M. Dormanen was born April 23, 1935 in Buffalo, MN to Kermit and Gladys (Wren) Bandimere. She was a devoted daughter to her parents. JoAnn was a 4-H Leader.
JoAnn loved canning, puzzles, sewing, reading, knitting, baking, smoking hams, fishing, gardening, dancing and raising her children and grandchildren
She is survived by her children, Vicky Juntunen (Jon Stordahl), Nick A. Niesen, Nancy (Golden) Green, Richard (Judi) Niesen, and Teresa (Niesen) Knaffla; 2 step-children; 14 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; sister, Delores Graff; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; great grandson, Nicholas; brother, Kermit “Bud” Bandimere; former husband, Nick Niesen.