Date of Birth: April 3, 1934
Date of Death: August 25, 2015
Services: Funeral service will be at 10:00 AM Saturday, August 29. 2015 at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, 5529 Leavenworth Street in Omaha, followed by burial at Bohemian Cemetery, 5201 Center Street.
Visitation: Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 PM Friday, August 28, 2015 at John A. Gentleman Mortuary, 1010 N 72nd Street.
Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society or Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church.
JoAnn was born in Cedar Rapids, IA. On May 24, 1954, she married Richard Hekl. In 1959, they moved to Omaha, NE. She was the office manager at their family-owned business, Trade Ruling and Binding Co., for 33 years. She was a member of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church for 53 years. She loved her family and was especially proud of her grandchildren. Preceded in death by parents, Donald and Marguerite Bradley; brother, John. She is survived by her husband, Richard; 4 children, Lori (Doug) Pietramale; Richard Hekl, Jr.; Bob (Caroline) Hekl; Kathleen Hekl; brothers, Donald Bradley, Jr and Dennis Bradley; 6 grandchildren, Jason, John, Jessica, Michael, Meghan, and Annie; 1 great grandson, Joseph.