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Joanie lost her courageous and lengthy battle on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at the Belleville General Hospital while sharing her room with Bob, her beloved husband of 56 years, as he continues to fight his own battle. Cherished mother of daughter Karyn of Belleville and son Rob (Bobbi) of Lisle. Grandmother of Brandon and Ashley. Dear sister of Keith Telford (Dorothy) (and the late Pat) of Burlington, Darlene Masotti (the late Edward) of Burlington and sister in-law Kathy McNally (the late George) of Grimsby, Joan Blanchard and the late Janet McKinney. Predeceased by her parents Marie and Keith Telford. Joanie will be deeply missed by her special friends Marvina and Dan Kennedy as well as many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. Those who have had the opportunity to know Joan will remember her exuberant smile, genuine kindness and gentle way as well as her deep love of animals and art. Cremation arrangements entrusted to Milestone Cremation Services (613-354-0694). If you wish to make a donation in honour of Joanie, please consider Fixed Fur Life, Golden Rescue or Chron's and Colitis Canada.
A Celebration of Life will be held jointly for Joanie and Bob, Saturday, December 1, 2018 (1:00 -3:00) at The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 99 (132 Pinnacle St.) Belleville. To follow, a small private spring-time interment service will be held in Hamilton.
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