Peacefully surrounded with her loving family after a courageous fight with cancer. On July 29, 2014 at 59 years of age. Beloved wife of Cliff for 36 years. Cherished mother of Heathyr, Michael and James and wife Shawntelle. Loving daughter of the late Bev and Grace Carson. Dear sister of Cindi and Peter Groen, Christien Mclauglin, Susan Carson, Sandee and Colin Elliott and Laura and Jeff Dunn. Dear sister-in-law of David and Marilyn Lovell, Rick and Rose Lovell, Frank and Penny Lovell and Sue and Simon Hall. She will be sadly missed by many loving nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Joan was an active member of the Amherstburg Police Service. Joan was very active in the V.I.P. program in Amherstburg. Many thanks to the staff at Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus. If you so desire, memorial donation may be made to the Leukemia Foundation. Visiting Friday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Funeral Service Saturday 10:00am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. Interment to follow at Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at


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