Joanne passed away peacefully at home with her family at her side at age 54. She fought a hard battle with cancer and wished to pass at home.
Left to cherish her memories are husband Cory, four sons Trevor, Colin, Daniel (Justine), Keith (Ally, Tristan), brother Eric (Lisa), and sisters Gloria (Toadey), Kari (Greg).
Joanne enjoyed a life of service – Special Olympics, Scouts Canada, Ladies Auxiliary to the Fraternal Order of Eagles and was a tireless volunteer. She was passionate in her first love figure skating from a very early age and skated with two synchronized teams in her final year of life.
Joanne’s greatest passion was her family, devoted and loving. She adored her children as well as her daughter-in-law and eagerly awaited the birth of her first blood grandchild.
A celebration of life will be held at the Eagles Hall, 23461 Fern Cr. Maple Ridge, April 21st.
Doors open at 12 noon, celebration at 1 pm. Joanne requested extremely casual dress.
Flip-flops and shorts encouraged!