Joan Smith

Joan Smith (nee Trusner), 85, died at her Lyons home on Sept. 20, 2018. Born on Sept. 27, 1932 in Missouri, she was a homemaker and volunteer at many local organizations, including the Lyons Food Pantry.  

Joan Smith was the wife of the late Robert; mother of Marlene Peterson, Maureen (Kevin) McKee and the late Michelle Smith; and the grandmother of Jeremy Jech, Robert McKee and David McKee. 

Visitation was held on Sept. 24 with prayers and Mass at St. Barbara Church on Sept. 25, followed by interment at Queen of Heaven Cemetery. The family appreciates memorials to the Lyons Food Pantry, c/o Zion Lutheran Church, 7930 W. Ogden Ave., Lyons 60534. 

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