By McMahon Funeral Home
Johneen A. Zellner, 59 of Sugarbush, went home to Jesus on Monday, October 15, 2018. She was born in Milwaukee on May 05, 1959 to Michaelin “Miky” B. (Nowak) and the late Norman A. Johnson. She graduated from Pulaski High School in Milwaukee in 1977. She was employed with St. Joseph Hospital in Milwaukee prior to moving to Luxemburg. Johneen and her mother owned and operated “Us Guys Tap” in Luxemburg where she met the love of her life. On April 19, 1980 she married John J. Zellner at St. Amand Church in Walhain. That sweet city girl became a farmer’s wife, the farm was a family business in Johnsburg in Fond du Lac Co., working side by side with her husband John, they received the outstanding young farmer award in Fond du Lac County in 1989, along with many awards for their hard work. In 2000 they moved back to Luxemburg and operated two Subway Sandwich locations, one in Kewaunee the other in Denmark. She enjoyed bowling, music, dancing, travelling, helping other people, spending time with her dogs, Kodie, Trulie and Jake. Most of all she loved spending time with her family, especially her four grandchildren.
Johneen will be sadly missed by her loving husband John, and their two children, Jason (Crystal) Zellner, Fond du Lac; Johnelle (Lucas) DenRuyter, Sugarbush; four grandchildren, Jaedalynn, Zaeron, Brayden and Braxton; her mother, Miky Walters, Sugarbush; her mother in law, Cecelia Zellner, Luxemburg; sisters in law and brothers in law, Marilyn (Craig) Denil, Brussels; Jeanette “Jan” (Robert) DuBois, New Franken; Joseph (Cheryl) Zellner, Lincoln; Joan (Zeke) Broekman, Suamico; Molly (Mark) Derricks, Little Chute; David (Brenda) Zellner, Luxemburg, Michael Jr. (Sherry) Zellner, Luxemburg; many nieces, nephew, cousins, aunts and friends further survive.
Johneen was preceded in death by her father; her step father, Donald Walters; her father in law, Michael Zellner Sr.; two special nieces, Amanda Zellner and Emily DuBois.
Friends may call at St. Thomas The Apostle Church, 5930 Humboldt Road, Luxemburg, Wi. 54217, between 10:00 am to 4:15 pm on Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Funeral 4:30 pm on Tuesday at the Church with Rev. Carlo Villaluz officiating and Cheryl Maricque, Pastoral Minister assisting. McMAHON FUNERAL HOME, LUXEMBURG is assisting the Zellner Family. www.mcmahonfh.com
A special thank you is extended to the Town of Humboldt Rescue Squad, the Brown County Sheriff’s Department and the staff of Aurora Bay Care ER for care offered to our family.
In Lieu of flowers a memorial fund will be established in Johneen’s memory.