Joan L. Coon, 72 of Woodstock, VA passed away Sunday May 24th, 2012 at her daughter’s home in the St. Luke area.
Visitation will be at Woodstock Presbyterian Church on Saturday morning, May 26th between the hours of 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
The funeral service will be held on at 10:30 a.m. at Woodstock Presbyterian Church followed by the graveside service on the property of Willard and Freda Riffee at 1211 Dysart Road, Woodstock.
Pallbearers are Nicholas Riffee, Adam Riffee, Duff Rice, John Archdeacon, Jeff Coon.
Joan was born May 25th, 1939 in Toledo, OH. She was the daughter of the late Harry C. Andersen and Nellie V. Andersen.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, William C. Coon and step-daughter, Pamela S. Whitehouse.
She is survived by a daughter, Cristie A. Riffee and husband Dan of Woodstock as well as two sons, Casey F. Scherer and wife Jennifer, Jeffrey W. Coon and wife Robin, all of Clarksville, TN. She is also survived by a step-daughter Sheryl M. Coon, of Sylvania, OH and one step-son David A. Coon.
Joan had 10 grandchildren, Katie Rice and husband Duff, Adam, Nick and Emily Riffee, all from Woodstock. Sofia Scherer, Kaylee and Bella Coon from Clarksville, TN. Erica Ickes from Sylvania, OH. Christopher and Matthew Whitehouse.
Joan also had 1 great grandchild, Cooper Rice.
She is survived by one brother Christian C. Andersen and wife Maria of Clarksville, TN.
Joan was a retired nurse of 40 years, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend to many. Her true love was caring for others and attending church.
In lieu of flowers please send your contributions to Blue Ridge Hospice.