(Retired – Kenwood Mills, Arnprior)
With heavy hearts we announce that our dearest Joan went to Heaven to be with her beloved husband Jack on Wednesday morning, December 6th, 2017. She is survived by her sister Bev Fishenden (Clarence); her sisters-in-law: Lois Nicol (late Cliff), Clarice Desarmia (late Bob), Eunice Desarmia (late Bruce), June Desarmia (late Don); brothers-in-law: Gerry Schultz (Ruth), Earl Schultz (Joyce) and Lloyd Schultz (late Elaine). Also predeceased by her brother, Martin Desarmia (late Marjorie) as well as her sister-in-law and good friend, Bette Campbell (late George). Though Joan and Jack didn’t have children of their own, they took great pride in all of their nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Sincere and heartfelt thanks to the staff at the Arnprior Villa for their excellent care of Joan. Family and friends were invited to pay their respects during visitation at the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior on Sunday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. and again on Monday morning from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. A Funeral Mass was celebrated in St. John Chrysostom Church, Arnprior on Monday morning, December 11th at 11 o’clock. Interment Malloch Road Cemetery. A luncheon followed in the Pilon Family Reception Centre. In memory of Joan, please consider a donation to the CNIB or the St. John Chrysostom Church Bell Tower Fund.