Joan passed away Sunday, January 24, 2021 at her home in Otsego.
She was born June 30, 1933 in Allegan, the daughter of John and Winnie (Zoet) Seekman. Joan worked at Pipp Community Hospital in the cafeteria, housekeeping and physical therapy department. She enjoyed sulky racing, ceramics and flower gardening. She was a former member of the Otsego Moose Lodge and the Michigan Harness Horse Association.
In the 1950’s she married Charles Groen who passed away in 1967. On September 25, 1971 in Otsego she married Willard Button who passed away in 1994.
Surviving are her daughter, Karen (Groen) Hahn of Otsego; 2 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; sister, Dorothy Hunt of Otsego along with several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, daughter, Krista Groen and her 6 siblings.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place. A celebration of life will take place at a later time.
Contributions in memory of Joan may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.