Joan passed away 53 years young on August 2nd, 2008 after a valiant struggle with cancer. Born in Saskatchewan on February 6th, 1955. She is predeceased by her brother Jim (1999) and Dad Milton (2002).
Joan leaves to mourn her Mother Marion, and sisters, Lorraine (Tom) and Marilyn (Doug).
Joan will be lovingly missed by her husband of 37 years, Melvin, children, Michael (Lee-Anne), Dawn (Lorne), and 4 most loved grandchildren, Tyler, Jeffrey, Courtnay and Madison. Also leaving behind her best friend Patricia and numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends.
Mom loved family, flowers, fishing and candles. Together with Mel they just finished their dream home.
Thank you to the Angels in Palliative Care and Hospice Society volunteers for their care and support.
In lieu of flowers please help Hospice or your local SPCA.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday, August 11th, 2008 at 1 p.m. at First Memorial on Bowen Road.
Life shall not be measured
by how many breaths one takes,
But rather by the moments
that takes our breathe away. ~ (Unknown)