Joan Broessler, 87, a resident of Grayslake, passed away Monday, January 29, 2018 at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville, IL. She was born November 16, 1930 in Chicago, IL to Hjalmar and Ellen Blade. Joan loved traveling with her husband and was able to visit 49 states and many countries before her passing. Joan is survived by her husband of 57 years, Peter, whom she wed on July 15, 1961 and her sister-in-law Gertrude Lasner. She was preceded in death by her parents. A visitation is scheduled for Saturday, February 3, 2018 from 3:00pm until 7:00pm at Strang Funeral Chapel & Crematorium, 410 E. Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held at Abraham Lincoln Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Save-A-Pet 31664 N. Fairfield Rd. Grayslake, IL 60030. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.