Passed away peacefully at Caressant Care Nursing Home in Arthur, Ontario, on December 12, 2019 at the age of 88. She is now with her beloved husband, Jack, of 62 years. Cherished mother of David (Ramona) of Guelph, and daughter Cathy (late Kim) of Bolton. Treasured grandmother of Christina, Kirk, John, and Carrie. Dear daughter of the late Bill and Katie Graham. Predeceased by sister Jackie (late Chuck) Anderson, brother-in-law Fred (late Emily) Cameletti, nephew Brian Anderson and niece Sharon Anderson. Much loved aunt of Judy, Bill, Janet, Carol, Jill, Dan, Jerry, Gary and their families.
Joanne was a loyal friend to many and will be fondly remembered by Maureen and Gino Purificati and family, Barbara and Jim Marinelli, Mary Ayres, Vivian Duffy and many others. The family is extremely grateful to the kind and attentive staff of Caressant Care Nursing Home of Arthur for their excellent care of Joanne over the past few years.
Visitation will take place at Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, Hart Chapel, 1099 Gordon St, Guelph, on Saturday, December 21, 2019 from 9-11 a.m. Interment at Marymount Cemetery, Guelph, will follow at 11:30 a.m. A Memorial Mass will take place at her beloved church, St. Gerard Majella, in Sault Ste. Marie, 211 Pentagon Blvd, on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. Donations to the Arthritis Society would be appreciated. Donation cards are available at the funeral home, or online at www.gilbertmacintyreandson.com.