- Interview Date: 10/28/1986, 10/29/1986, 11/10/1986
- Interviewer: Rosemarie Ostberg, Northern Illinois University
- Interview Length: 84 minutes Sit Down Interview
- County: LaSalle
- Joanne was a farm child and grew up in LaSalle County. Joanne attended and worked at Northern Illinois University, but was a homemaker while her husband had a corn seed business, hog production and trucking business.