Joan Welch, 84, of Jacksonville FL., passed away September 20, 2020 to be with our Savior Jesus and daughter Cheryl.
She was born February 25th, 1936 in New York. She was a resident of Jacksonville for many years. Joan loved spending time with her family and taking care of them as well as her friends who were once strangers and gave them refuge when needed. She loved and cared for all of God’s creatures great and small, singing, and art.
She is survived by her son Bill (Kathy) Anderson, grandchildren Melissa, Tommy. son in law John (Rachel) LaDavia, grandchildren Brandon, Alexis (Travis), John III (Kelley),Ashley (Kyle), Joseph, Christian; great grandchildren Aiden, Izic, Jeffrey, Shylinne, and her dear friend Karen Napier.
Joan inspired us all with her courage and self- giving heart of gold to all as well as strangers. Our hearts will be reunited again soon.
Juanita Willis Lemen Pascak
Juanita Willis Lemen Pascak, born on July 14, 1939, in St Augustine, FI passed peacefully on Oct 3, 2020 at her home in Orange Park, Florida.
She was survived by her siblings: Edmond “Sonny” Willis (Mary), Carlton Willis (Gayle), Edward “Richard” Willis (Barb), Walter “Kenny” Willis (Delama), Wanda Martin (Ed), Vernon Willis, Ronny Willis (Hattie), and sister-in-law Delcie Willis wife of deceased Brother Francis “Leon” Willis. Also deceased Mother Lettie and Father Edmond and two husbands William T Lemen, Jr and Frank Pascak.
Juanita graduated from Clay High School in Green Cove Springs in 1957. She worked for the Auchter Construction Company until she retired. She was an active member of her church until she became ill and loved to vacation in Maggie Valley, Tennessee.
Family will receive friends on Thursday October 8, 2020 from 6-8 PM at Hardage-Giddens Holly Hill Funeral Home, 3601 Old Jennings Road, Middleburg, FL.
Graveside services will be held 11 AM, Friday, October 9, 2020 at Hardage-Giddens Oaklawn Cemetery, 4801 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32207. Please post words of comfort at www.hollyhillfunerals.com.
In lieu of flowers the family request memorial donations to: American Heart Association or Breast Cancer Foundation.