JOSEPHINE “JO” BALLENSIEFER, 91, a long-time resident of Wiota (Svcs. 8-8-12)


August 5th, 2012 by Ric Hanson

JOSEPHINE “JO” BALLENSIEFER, 91, a long-time resident of Wiota, died Sun., Aug. 5th, at the Caring Acres Nursing & Rehab Center, in Anita. Funeral services for JO BALLENSIEFER will be held 10:30-a.m. Wed., Aug. 8th, at the Saint Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Atlantic. Roland Funeral Home in Atlantic has the arrangements.

An open visitation will be held at the funeral home from 8am-to 5:30-pm Monday (8/6), and Tuesday (8/7), from 8-am to 6:30-pm. A Scriptural Wake Service will be held 6:30-p.m. Tues. at the funeral home, with family visitation from 7-to 8:30-p.m. Tuesday.

Online condolences may be left in Jo’s guestbook, at

Burial will be in the Atlantic Catholic Cemetery.

JO BALLENSIEFER is survived by:

Her daughter – Mary (Michael) Lee, of Wiota.

1 grandchild, and 1 great-grandchild.