Joan "Joanie" Melton, nee Duvnjak, was the beloved wife of the late James, loving mother to Julia (Patrick) Brcich and Janice M. Ruggiero;grandmother to Ashley Brcich; sister to Jean Duvnjak and Marian Longfield; sister-in-law to Rose (late John) Libner and Lillie Melton; aunt to Roxanne (Kenneth) Jarocki, Sherry Agate, Brandy Hoekstra, and the late Johnnie Libner. Joannie was a loving mother and caregiver to her entire family. She will be dearly missed.
Visitation will be Friday, September 3, 2021 from 4-8:00 pm at Pomierski & Son Funeral Home, 1059 West 32nd Street. Joan will be laid to rest beside her husband, James at Deanburg Cemetery in Henderson, Tennessee on Sunday, September 5, 2021.