Born in Hespeler, daughter of the late Ernie and Berniece (Carpenter) Lee.
Cherished sister of Terry Lee (Lynne), Lorna Renwick (Harry Bast), the late Carol Henderson (Bob) and Gail Russell (Ross). Joanne leaves behind many nieces and nephews.
She worked in the office of the Ontario Court of Justice until her retirement.
Joanne enjoyed spending time with family and friends and was involved in the Holiday Inn Fitness and Aqua Centre. She also loved music and especially singing with her siblings the “Lee Sisters”. She had a caring manner and was always ready to give a helping hand.
Her last few years were spent living at St. Luke’s Place, where she had many good friends and received kind and loving care.
Cremation has taken place and family services are private.
As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to Lisaard House. Messages and condolences may be left at tricitycremations.com. or 519.267.7199