Dorothy Joan Conwell


Dorothy Joan Conwell, 74, of Lakeview, passed away early Saturday, June 21, 2014, at The OSU Wexner Medical Center, Columbus.

Joan was born in Bellefontaine on Feb. 29, 1940, to the late Robert and Helen Reed Norviel.

On July 3, 1992, she married Jack Conwell and he preceded her in death. She also was preceded in death by a brother, Tom Norviel.

She is survived by her son, Ken (Patricia) Mewhorter of Lakeview; five grandchildren, Matthew, Keith, Karrigan, Robert and McKenna; a great-granddaughter, Carlie; one sister, Marlene (Harold) Gressner of Lakeview; two brothers, Ralph Norviel of Lakeview and Wayne (Linda) Norviel of Pickerington; a sister-in-law, Marguerita Norviel of Belle Center; and several nieces and nephews.

Joan attended Stokes Local Schools in Lakeview. She was a life member of Doyle R. Miller AMVETS Post 39 in Lakeview.

She enjoyed crafts, painting and working in her flower garden.

The Rev. Kenn Barton leads a funeral at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 26, at the Shoffstall Funeral Home North Chapel, 115 N. Main St., Lakeview, where visitation is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Burial is in Huntsville Cemetery.

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