JoAnn Steapleton, age 78 of Carrier Mills, passed away on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at her residence.
JoAnn was born on Dec. 17, 1934, in Fort Campbell, Ky., to the late Daniel and Mary (Lee) Stanciu. On March 29, 1958, she married Ralph Steapleton and he preceded her in death on Aug. 5, 2012. She was a nurse’s tech at Welborn Hospital in Evansville for 30 years, and was a member of the Walnut Grove Baptist Church.
JoAnn is survived by her daughter: Kathy (Ardy) Morton of Mountainburg, Ark.; son: Paul (Jenny) Steapleton of Harrisburg; and son: Mark (Theresa) Steapleton of Newburgh, Ind.; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother: David (Donna) Stanciu of McLean, Va.
JoAnn was preceded in death by her parents; husband Ralph; and a grandson Zachary.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. The Rev. Randall Sork will officiate. Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel. Memorials may be made to the Walnut Grove Cemetery. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family through the obituary page at www.reedfuneralchapel.com.