Joan Lois Yorke
Joan Yorke, age 85, passed away at St. Paul’s Hospital on Sunday, January 20, 2019.
She was predeceased by her parents, Lottie and Clarence Day; and her sisters, Barbara (Lawrence) Ladeceur, Peggy Day and Nancy (John) Cooper.
Joan is survived by her daughter, Lisa (Brad) Adams; and her sons, Brad, Andy and Jeff; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Joan was born in Thessalon, Ontario on October 11, 1933. The family moved to Penetanguishene and then to Midland, Ontario where she was married in 1955 and raised four children. She worked for the department of child services before moving her family to Saskatoon in 1971.
She began working for the National Research Council moving up to Administration Officer before retiring in 1994. Retirement on the acreage was spent with her passion – horses and many cats and dogs.
A special thanks to the nurses on Floor 5B at St. Paul’s for their care and support.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, January 28, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Park Funeral Home (311 Third Avenue North, Saskatoon), and a private family interment will take place at a future date.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Saskatoon SPCA would be appreciated.
To share memories and condolences, visit www.parkfuneral.ca “Obituaries-Guestbook”. Arrangements in care of Greg Lalach, Park Funeral Home, 306.0244.2103.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Joan Lois Yorke 2019..
Décès pour la Ville: Saskatoon, Province: Saskatchewan