Joan L. Conn
- June 7, 1928 - July 7, 2012
- Fort Wayne, Indiana
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“I wanted to say I will miss my great caring grandma. We always had a great time hanging together. Grandma and I always went out to eat and had good...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Lillie Conn - Fort Wayne, IN
“Sypathies go out to the entire family and church family over the passing of Joan.
May God bless you during your time of loss and grieving and...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Mark Walus - Fort Wayne, IN
“Oh my..dear Joan was such a sweetheart...I worked with her for about ten years ar Parkview and the days were seldom that she didn't show up with a...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Michelle Cox - Avilla, IN
“Just want to send our thougts & prayers out to our very good friends, Matt, Tam & the rest of their family.
Times like this are never easy, you...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Beth Ann Coyne - Butler, IN
“Aunt Joan was a beautiful person both inside and out. Her smile would light up a room. We have great memories of having the Conn Christmas at her...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Dave & Lynda Conn - Van Wert, OH
“Matt, I am so sorry about the loss of your Mother.
You and your family are in my prayers,
6 of 8 | Posted by: Sylvia Harris - Fort Wayne, IN
“Ray and Family, Caroll and I want to offer our sympathy to all of you , on the loss of your Wife and Mother. Joan will be missed by all the members...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Bill and Caroll Reitz - IN
“Ray, Tamara, Matt and Merrilee,
It was my honor to meet with you all this afternoon. My thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family. As...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Brett Gerber - Ft. Wayne, IN
Joan L. Conn, 84, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, July 7, 2012 at her home in Fort Wayne. Born in Adams County, IN, Joan worked at Parkview Hospital for 21 years, retiring in 2000. She was a member of Covenant United Methodist Church. She was a skilled seamstress, loved to read, knit, crochet and make afghans; which were donated to the church, to the homeless and to shelters.
Surviving are her husband, Ray; son, Matthew (Tamatha) Conn of Fort Wayne; daughters, Tamara (Steven) Frey of Hudson, IN and Merrilee (Ken) Kapsi of Kennewick, WA; 9 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clyde and Elease Striker; brother Richard Striker; and sister, Harriett Striker.
Funeral service is 10 am Thursday, July 12, 2012 at Covenant United Methodist Church, 10001 Coldwater Rd with calling one hour prior. Rev. Jan Funk officiating. Calling also from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Rd. Entombment in St. Paul Mausoleum at Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials to Covenant United Methodist Church or CASANA (Childhood Apraxia of Speech Assoc. of North America). To sign the online guest book, go to www.mccombandsons.com.