JoAnn passed away Friday, March 5, 2021 at Wings Home in Allegan.
She was born June 5, 1937 in Wayland, the daughter of Floyd and Lucinda (Fales) Marciniak. JoAnn worked at Perrigo for many years. She liked attending auctions and catalog shopping. JoAnn also enjoyed taking fishing trips up north with her husband, crafting, quilting, needlepoint, cross stitching, flower gardening and taking care of her family. On August 8, 2004 in Allegan she married Roscoe “Rocky” Johnson who survives.
Also surviving are her children, Virginia (Bruce) Hopson of Fennville, Beth Hamm of Allegan, Loretta Hamm-Smith of Kalamazoo, Jay Wadsworth of Lansing and Dale (Lisa) Wadsworth of Otsego; step-children, Alice (Chuck) Lossie of Paw Paw, Carleen (Mike) Kyle of Virginia, Rachel Wadsworth of Kalamazoo and Mike Wadsworth of Springfield; 30 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; son-in-law, John Keith; sisters, Judy (Al) Alexander of Kalamazoo, Janice (John) Bigley of Schoolcraft and Rose (Steve) Higgs of Otsego. a brother, Tim Marciniak; sisters-in-law, Ruth Marciniak of Virginia and Fran Marciniak of Arizona along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughters, LuAnn DeKilder and Janice Keith; 4 grandchildren, Jessy, Robert, Ronnie and Brian; siblings, James and John Marciniak and Lois Jacqueline Clark and step-son, Roe Johnson.
According to her wishes cremation has taken place.
A graveside service will take place at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 20, 2021 at Trowbridge Methodist Cemetery with Pastor Mykel Hall officiating.
Contributions in memory of JoAnn may be made to the
Wings Home of Allegan
or Trowbridge Community Church.
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Ronald & Kelly Peterson
March 5, 2021 at 8:06 pm
Sending our condolences to Rocky and the family. Heaven gained another angel today. We loved her alot..She will be greatly missed..
March 9, 2021 at 9:02 am
Loretta I’m so sorry for your loss. I have great memories hanging at your home. So very sorry
March 9, 2021 at 11:54 pm
We are so sorry to hear about your loss of your wife and mother. We first knew Jo Ann way back in the 1970’s. She helped with the John Thurston auctions and was the cashier. She was always such a good friend to mom and dad. Please know that dad felt so thankful to have her working for him. He could always count on her. There were so many great memories and happy times spent with her in the past years. We know she will be missed so very much by all of you in her family. We loved your mother too and will miss her also. We will be praying for you all and may God give you comfort now and into the future. John 14:1-3
Annabell Thurston & Patricia Bolen
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