JoAnn Evonne Kehl age 81 of Crosby died on July 15, 2018 at Aitkin Health Services. She was born on August 11, 1936 in Duluth to Melvin and Violet (Myhrman) Rude. JoAnn married Donald Kehl on May 25, 1957 in Aitkin. She graduated from the Aitkin High School, class of 1954. She was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crosby.
JoAnn is survived by her husband, Donald; one son, Thomas Kehl of Crosby; one sister, Diane Phillips of Chanhassen; two grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Preceding JoAnn in death are her parents; one son, Scott Kehl; one sister, Lorrayne Barhart; three brothers, Robert, Jerry and Dick Rude.
Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. on Friday, July 20, 2018 at the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Crosby. Burial will be at the Bethlehem Lutheran Cemetery in Aitkin. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at the church on Friday. Arrangements are with the Koop Funeral Home in Crosby.