Jaykowski, Joan M. Of Waukesha, formerly of Menasha, passed away on Saturday, October 15, 2011, lovingly surrounded by her family at her home, after a valiant fight with cancer, at the age of 78 years. Joan played professional baseball in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League 1951-1952, for the Kenosha Comets, the Grand Rapids Chicks and several other pro teams. Her name is on a plaque in the Brewers Hall of Fame and in Baseball's Hall of Fame in Cooperstown. She was an avid Brewers and Packer Fan. Joan will be sadly missed by longtime friend, Eva Stork, other family and many friends.
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