The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

August 17, 2013

Joan Grace Hagge

The Clinton Herald

---- — Joan Grace Hagge

Dec. 5, 1933 - Aug. 15, 2013

CLINTON — Joan Grace Hagge, age 79, of Clinton, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2013 at Mercy Living Center North in Clinton.

Cremation rites will be accorded. A private family memorial service will be held Sunday, Aug. 25th at the Pape Funeral Home. Online condolences may be left at

Joan was born on Dec. 5, 1933 in Clinton, Iowa, the daughter of Lloyd and Edith (Gorsuch) McDonald. She attended Clinton Schools. She married Kenneth Hagge on May 18, 1955 in Geneva, IL. She and her husband owned and operated Petersen-Hagge Furniture in Clinton.

She was a past member of the Order of Eastern Star. She enjoyed fishing, ceramics, and spending time with her family.

Joan is survived by her husband, Kenneth Hagge of Clinton; five children, Gregory (Patricia) Hagge of Clinton, Carolyn (Joe) Hagge-Witt of Clinton, Steven Hagge of Clinton, Kenneth J. Hagge of Albany, IL, and Denis (Stacey) Hagge of Clinton; 14 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren; and three sisters, Janet Bahnsen of Clinton, Darlene (Robert) Dierks of Clinton, and Marilyn Thomsen of Low Moor.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother.

Death date: Aug. 15, 2013